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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.

​Aid charities hit back at aid worker's claims they are ignoring plight of desperate refugees in Greece

Eric Kempson calls leading aid agencies "disgusting" for abandoning desperate refugees on the Greek island of Lesvos

No fox hunting convictions in Scotland since ban came in 13 years ago

Retailer will give all unsold food from its stores to local groups

​Mountain wins competition to secure cash to restore footpath

One year on since tax figures show dramatic fall in carrier bag use

​Campaigners urge councillors to reject new supermarket on Scotland's most polluted road

Conservation charities have set out a series of demands they say are essential to halt the dramatic decline of Scotland's natural envrionment

Environmentalists welcome news, as Scottish Government says more research is needed to assess the potential impacts