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The voice of Scotland’s vibrant voluntary sector

Published by Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

TFN is published by the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations, Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. Registration number SC003558.

Book Week Scotland has unveiled its programme for 2016 with a promise of being the most inclusive event yet.

The government's failure to ban highly controversial shock collars and its plans to reintroduce tail docking have come under fire from animal welfare charities

Scotland's largest conservation charity has agreed plans for a major restructure despite concerns from 90% of staff

The Scottish Licensed Trade Benevolent Society has launched a new campaign to promote its fund which offers former and current workers one-off sums of money

Celtic supporters are planning a foodbank collection to help poor families in Glasgow in the run up to Christmas

Concerns have been raised about the future of the National Trust for Scotland (NTS) after it emerged 82% of staff have no confidence in its planned restructure.

Popular tutor Karen Darke struck gold in the Paralympic time-trial cycling

60% of Scottish sports fans have witnessed homophobic abuse and one in six would be embarrassed if their favourite player came out as gay

The first of tens of thousands of pink-footed geese have touched down at the Scottish Wildlife Trust’s Montrose Basin wildlife reserve

Cycling UK is running its Big Bike Revival project in Scotland for the first time after being awarded government cash