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CBS and CBSN publications and reports

This sub-series consists of 6 files:

  • Community business directories, 1986-1995
  • "Community business news" (formerly "CBS news" and "CB news"), December 1981 - March 1992
  • "New Sector" magazine, November 2004
  • Case studies and guidance booklets, 1987-2000
  • Reports on social enterprise, 1988-2001
  • CBS lobbying and responses to government papers and reviews, 1981-1991

Community Business Scotland Network Ltd records (part of the Social Enterprise Collection Scotland)

  • GB 1847 SECS-CBSN
  • Fonds
  • 1981-2010

This collection is part of the Social Enterprise Collection Scotland. The collection covers records from Community Business Scotland (1981-1999) becoming Community Business Scotland Network. The records have been arranged into 10 series covering the following activity or format (4 of the series are awaiting cataloguing and this has been noted in brackets at the end of the series title):

  • Management and administration of CBS and CBSN, 1981-2010
  • Information and guidance provided by CBSN, 1981-2005
  • Events and training delivered by CBS, 1985-1997
  • Marketing materials and annual reports for CBS and CBSN,1989-2001
  • Community Economic Development Ltd (CED) records, 1988-1991
  • Scottish Community Enterprise Investment Fund plc (SCEIF) records, 1984-1999
  • CBS national projects and collaborations (uncatalogued)
  • CBSN international projects and collaborations (uncatalogued)
  • Social enterprise and related research and literature (uncatalogued)
  • CBS artefacts (uncatalogued)

Community Business Scotland Network Ltd

Management and administration of CBS and CBSN

This series consists of 9 subseries:

  • Legal and strategic documents of CBS and CBSN, 1984-2002
  • CBS Steering Group minutes, papers and correspondence, 1981
  • Annual general meetings of CBS and CBSN, minutes, papers and correspondence, 1987-2000
  • Board of Management and Directors' meetings of CBS and CBSN, 1985-2004
  • CBS Office Bearers' meetings, 1986
  • Financial records of CBSN for year 2009/2010
  • Financial records of CBSN Services for year 2009/2010
  • CBS Membership correspondence and survey
  • CBSN Company Secretary's file

CBS lobbying and responses to government papers and reviews

This file contains 1 folder:

  • CBS, 'Submission to the Secretary of State for Scotland' with proposals for a programme of funding to support community businesses in Scotland, c1981
  • CBS, 'Summary of points in submission to Scottish Office', urging the Secretary of State for Scotland to establish a programme of funding to assist the establishment and development of community business in Scotland, 15 October 1981
  • 'Suggestions for simple system to expedite payments of urban aid money to community enterprise groups', 17 November 1982
    -Booth S and Pitt D, 'Community enterprise: lessons, issues and options', report prepared for Strathclyde Regional Council, University of Strathclyde, December 1982
  • CBS, 'Report of consultation on community employment initiatives', Glasgow, 4 February 1983
    -Two chapters of unnamed report on community business and factors affecting choice of products or services forming the basis of their trading activities, including chapter 6 on methodology of survey sent to groups on LEAP's circulation list and chapter 8, an introduction to the project aiming to determine if community business can be effective in providing permanent employment opportunities, date stamped 20 March 1983
  • CBS, 'Proposal to the Scottish Development Agency' for support for community businesses, June 1983
  • CBS document 'What is a community business' with the definition on page 1 and subsequent pages describing named community businesses in Scotland
  • Community Business Central, 'Progress report November 1983 - August 1984'
  • 'Manifesto 85' lobbying campaign documents including -- Photocopy of article 'Eleven point plan for common ownership', "ABC News and views", Winter 1984 --Handwritten and typescript notes from CBS lobbying seminars held on 27 November 1984, 31 January 1985 and 31 December 1985 -- photocopy of page from 'Third Sector' magazine with dates for the Scottish political party conferences circled -- draft manifesto with letter, 8 February 1985 -- draft manifesto -- letter regarding next meeting of the Lobbying Group, 15 March 1985-- second draft of manifesto with letter, 26 March 1985 -- handwritten notes from CBS manifesto meeting on 3 May 1985 -- draft of leaflet 'Community business is working' --quotation for printing of A3 leaflets 'Community business works' -- versions 1 - 5 of press release and invitation to the press conference on 17 June 1985 -- final draft manifesto -- Strathclyde Community Business Ltd circular letter regarding press conference to launch the manifesto, 5 June 1985 -- draft and printed manifesto leaflet -- circular letter sent with the manifesto
  • CBS response to 'Scottish Enterprise' white paper on integration of the enterprise development functions of the SDA and the Training Agency and decentralisation of services to a more local level through the creation of Local Agencies, March 1989
  • Response of CBS to the 'Review of Urban Programme', May 1991
  • CBS handouts on community action and local development and the community business development process

CBS Steering Group minutes, papers and correspondence

This sub-series consists of 2 files:

  • Minutes and papers of the CBS Steering Group, April 1981 - October 1981
  • Correspondence and press releases regarding CBS, April 1981 - June 1981

When CBS was first set up the work was overseen by the Steering Group. This was later replaced by a Board of Management.

Minutes and papers of the CBS Steering Group

This file contains 1 folder:

  • Letter from Willie Roe, Assistant Director, to R Storey, Highlands and Islands Development Board, regarding the appointment of a steering committee, 2 April 1981
  • Contact list of members of the Scottish Community Enterprise Steering Committee, 2 April 1981 (part removed for data protection)
  • Letters, agendas and minutes of CBS Steering Committee meetings, including draft constitution and submission to the Scottish Office for meeting of 17 September 1981, 9 April 1981 - 15 October 1981

Correspondence and press releases regarding CBS

This file contains 1 folder:

  • Letters from Willie Roe, Secretary CBS, to Secretaries of State regarding finance available to CBS and community businesses in Scotland, 30 April 1981
  • Note by John Pearce, LEAP, regarding meeting of the CBV Advisory Group on 25 April, 5 May 1981
  • Letter to Scottish Members of Parliament regarding finance for community businesses in Scotland, 6 May 1981 and list of acknowledgements and replies
  • List of CBS Steering Committee members and press release about CBS, 5 May 1981
  • Letter to all organisations on the Scottish Community Enterprise Forum (SCEF) regarding the setting up of CBS and it's lobbying activity, 18 May 1981
  • Letter to Department of Employment regarding financial support for community businesses and invitation for Secretary of State for Employment to speak at the next CBS meeting, 29 May 1981
  • List of classes of membership and costs, 1 July 1981
  • Letter from Willie Roe, Secretary to Dr Jeremy Bray, MP, regarding delegation from CBS to meet Scottish Labour MPs in the House of Commons, 22 June 1981
  • Letter from Willie Roe, Secretary, to Scottish MPs regarding CBS and debate about unemployment, 23 June 1981

"Community business news" (formerly "CBS news" and "CB news")

This file contains 49 items:

  • CBS news, issue 1, December 1981
  • CBS news, issue 2, March 1982
  • CBS news, issue 3, June 1982
  • CBS news, issue 4, October 1982
  • CBS news, 2nd annual convention, November 1982
  • Not! the CBS news, mock newsletter
  • CBS news, issue 5, [January 1983]
  • Community business news, issue 6, April 1983
  • Community business news, issue 7, June 1983
  • Community business news, issue 8, September 1983
  • Community business news, 3rd annual convention, December 1983
  • Community business news, issue 9, January 1984
  • Community business news, issue 10, April 1984
  • Community business news, issue 11, Summer 1984
  • Community business news, issue 12, November 1984
  • Community business news, issue 13, March 1985
  • Community business news, issue 14, June 1985
  • Community business news, issue 15, August 1985
  • Community business news, issue 16, November 1985
  • Community business news, issue 17, March 1986
  • Community business news, issue 18, June 1986
  • Community business news, issue 19, October 1986
  • Community business news, wedding souvenir issue, mock newsletter
  • CB news, issue 20, December 1986
  • CB news, issue 21, March 1987
  • CB news, issue 22, July 1987
  • CB news, issue 23, October 1987
  • CB news, issue 24, February [1988]
  • CB news, issue 25, April 1988
  • CB news, issue 26, September 1988
  • CB news, issue 27, November 1988

and 5-6 issues per year until

  • Community business news, issue 45, February/March 1992

"Community business news" was the journal of the community business movement published by Community Business Scotland, ISSN 02627159. The first newsletter was published in December 1981 under the title "CBS news". In issue 7, June 1983 the title changed to "Community business news" (shortened to "CB news" for issues 20-35, December 1986 to June 1989) until the final issue 45, February/March 1992. The newsletter was then replaced by 'New Sector' magazine produced by CBS, Community Enterprise UK (CE-UK) and the Industrial Common Ownership Movement (ICOM). The file contains two humorous mock newsletters created for in-house circulation in December 1982 and October 1986. There are also two convention issues, in November 1982 covering the 2nd annual convention, and in December 1983 covering the 3rd annual convention.

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