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Early-stage social firms get financial backing

The average financial value of these gains is over £4,400, including direct cash in people’s pockets and benefits in kind, like free school uniforms. 

The manifesto has been published ahead of local elections on May 5, and has been set out by End Child Poverty members. 

Ongoing staffing problems are the result of too few applicants with qualifications  

Both pieces of activity will shape how the fund invests in communities going forward

Research for Shelter Scotland has found 48% of people surveyed said that they had struggled to meet their housing payments. 

Takes up post in July

The report, A Life Worth Living, warns half of myeloma patients have been left with life-altering spinal fractures and other avoidable complications after their cancer was repeatedly missed. 

Sheriff satisifed he took pictures but said there was not enough evidence to convict

June’s event will be the first in-person conference post-pandemic.