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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.

Private members' bill bid to ban fracking

All of the main political parties in Scotland are backing a campaign to celebrate, promote and defend science

Restoration of lost species can be controversial but Paul Cardwell found a Scottish charity tackling the issue head on with a unique experiment

Amnesty publishes report detailing executions around the world

Scottish SPCA issues Easter bunny warning

​Generous Scots dig deep for the crisis-hit region

An overwhelming majority of the public want councils to help bees by cutting grass less often

Landmark move brings both administrations closer through joint commitment

​The wine is made by a former voluntary services overseas worker and is part of a range of products being promoted by the Scotland Malawi Partnership

Environmentalists have expressed dismay at a council’s decision to allow peat extraction next to a protected site