Author Archive | Dave Kilroy

The Co-op Bank and the future of ethical banking in the UK

Plymouth Social Enterprise Network is an independent organisation that from time to time speaks out on issues which it views of importance to its members – social enterprises in Plymouth. One such issue is the future of the Co-operative Bank. Many of our members have bank accounts with the Co-op Bank (as the Network does) […]

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Drinks Reception Invitation

And you’re invited to attend! On Wednesday 16th October, 5.30 pm at Devonport Guildhall, Ker Street Plymouth PL1 4EL Following the great news that Plymouth has been recognised as the UK’s first Social Enterprise City. Plymouth Social Enterprise Network invites you to a drinks reception. The reception will be your chance to celebrate with other social […]

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Workshop: Getting Ready to Bid for Grants & Tenders

Social Enterprise Focus’s next workshop ‘Getting Ready to Bid for Grants & Tenders’ is on 15th July. Please note that their attached flyer Getting Ready to Bid relates to their 10th July run of the workshop (fully booked) and that the scheduled an additional date on Monday 15th July, 0945-1600, venue City Business Park. Details and registration are available […]

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Board member sought by Effervescent

Effervescent is a boutique-sized organisation with big ideas and a brilliant reputation for beautiful work – and they are looking for some new Board members! They offer creative service design; projects which transform people, places and organisations; consultative support and evaluation for cultural and youth organisations; and creative co-production with children and young people. (more…) […]

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The Trafalgar Inn, Plymouth, under new COMMUNITY ownership

This is very exciting, Plymouth now has a social enterprise pub! It is in the place of the old Trafalgar Inn in Ebrington Street (also formerly known as the Ebs Bar, and Reds). It will be called The Bread and Roses Free House and is a community owned-and-managed venue run as a co-operative, which will feature […]

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