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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.

​Political parties seize on figures showing rising numbers dependent on foodbanks across the UK

Nicola Sturgeon among the party leaders featured in campaign ahead of latest TV debate

​MPs warned child poverty crisis needs to be prioritised

​A different political landscape won't cure poverty argues Peter Schroeder

​Well-planned demonstration sees all main entrances to nuclear sub base blocked

​Shona MacAlpine runs a project bringing literacy to hard-to-reach groups

​Poppyscotland report reveals that veterans are six times more likely to be unemployed than other Scots

The number of death sentences handed down throughout the globe is on the increase, a new report reveals

Poverty scars our communities, in May we can begin to build the fairest nation on earth, says Scottish Labour leader Jim Murphy

​Islamic scholar and activist calls on Muslim community to deter young people from joining terror group