Category Archives: Social & Economic Issues

01 Aug
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Church and charity plan a big celebration for Commonwealth Games

Glasgow the Caring City has worked in more than 55 of the 71 countries competing in the Games.

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26 Jul
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Church of Scotland joins forces with C of E to take on payday loan firms

Network of lower-interest credit unions to tackle controversial firms such as Wonga.

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18 Jul
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Glasgow foodbank swamped by demand

There are now 15 food banks across Glasgow, and demand is rising.

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11 Jul
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‘Art with a Mission’ accomplished

"I am ashamed to say that I had written off homeless people - today has shown me just how creative and talented people are."

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02 Jul
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Salvation Army launches new drug and alcohol strategy for Scotland

Model of treatment has been successful in New Zealand.

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13 Jun
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Church of Scotland welcomes Glasgow credit unions initiative

Helping people avoid using hugely expensive pay day loan companies.

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12 Jun
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Archbishop of Canterbury calls on banks to be motivated by virtue

Corporations, just as individuals, must ask "Who is my neighbour?"

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04 Jun
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Food banks now a lifeline for half a million people in Britain

Charities want an urgent parliamentary inquiry.

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