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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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Plymouth Fairness Commission wants to hear your views

Select committee hearings, listening events, satellite meetings and surveys will be held across the city, as part of the Plymouth Fairness Commission’s Summer of Listening. The independent body, set up to tackle issues of inequality in the city, is heading out into communities to speak to scores of Plymouthians about the issues they face. (more…) […]

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Transform a local community building

From 2 July to 30 August the SIB group will be accepting Expressions of Interest for the capital element of the Community Assets and Services Grants. For more information on the project see here – you’ll need to meet one of the themes for the year but there are also smaller grants available throughout the year to […]

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Measuring Social Impact – October 2013

With the Social Value Act now law, the growing importance for tangible evidence regarding social and environmental value is now a bigger issue than ever before, not just for organisations outwardly seeking to affect change in society but for any organisation or individual who wishes to be accountable for their work. Plymouth 03 & 04 […]

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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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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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Strategy & Consultation Event on 26th June

We are attending Local Economic Partnership consultation event on European Union strategy on 26th June 8am-10am at the Holiday Inn. It would be useful to have a good social enterprise showing, it’s one representative per organisation. Here is a link for more information: http://www.heartofswlep.co.uk/news/local-enterprise-partnership-plans-consultation-events Tweet

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