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The voice of Scotland’s vibrant voluntary sector

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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.

Thousands of low paid workers are set to benefit from a hike in the living wage to £8.25.

Employers who have done the right thing and have implemented the living wage will be celebrated next week

Celtic director Lord Livingston voted in favour of the Tories to cut tax credits, a position fans say is at odds with the club's ethos

Iain Duncan Smith says he wants Jobcentre advisers placed in foodbanks to help people get jobs

Scotland’s first anti-austerity LGBTI group is now up and running

​Defeat in the Lords but Osborne says cuts will happen albeit with concessions

​More people seeking advice as energy costs them dear

Westminster's human rights record in the spotlight

Palestinian voices must be heard to combat pro-Israeli bias

Campaigners gather to discuss the next steps in the war against poverty in Scotland