New research highlights links between good architecture and wellbeing

December 11, 2014

A new report by the Carnegie UK Trust has highlighted the importance of well-designed public spaces, such as parks, town squares, local streets and community gardens to people’s health and wellbeing...

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New report calls on Government to support local news

December 8, 2014

A new report from Carnegie UK Trust has recommended a package of support measures to help the UK’s emerging ‘hyperlocal’ news sector to flourish and grow. The Trust argues that new, community...

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Libraries hold the key to improving local economies

December 4, 2014

The Carnegie UK Trust is today releasing findings on how libraries can contribute to local economies. The Trust has a long standing history of supporting the public library system. Its founder, And...

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Carnegie Partners for Carnegie Library Lab Announced

November 17, 2014

The winners are:  ·        David Hayden, Edinburgh City Libraries and Information Services ·         Ben Burhouse, Kirklees Libraries ·         Eileen Russell, Lib...

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Scottish food writer Sue Lawrence officially opens new kitchen facility at Rowanfield School

October 29, 2014

A celebration event yesterday (Tuesday 28 October) marked the official opening of the new bespoke kitchen at Rowanfield School in Edinburgh, designed specifically for the school's nurture room 'the...

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Rethinking Citizenship for 2016

October 22, 2014

The People’s Conversation is led by The Wheel, the representative body for the community and voluntary sector in Ireland in partnership with the Carnegie UK Trust. The aim of this Ireland wide ...

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Manchester entrepreneur triumphs in national start-up comp

October 22, 2014

A young entrepreneur from Manchester has triumphed at one of the UK’s largest entrepreneurial competitions this weekend after taking home the top prize of £10k in start-up funding to run his own bu...

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European Ombudsman Emily O’Reilly Speaks at Launch of National Initiative to Rethink Citizenship for Today’s Ireland

October 10, 2014

Carnegie UK Trust and civil society organisations team up to get people talking about the roles, rights and responsibilities of citizens and State European Ombudsman Emily O’Reilly will spea...

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Journalism and the Economy: Carnegie and Cleraun to hold Dublin Roundtable

September 29, 2014

Roundtable members will include: Stephen Kinsella, University of Limerick; Carmel Crimmins, Reuters; Brian O'Donovan, TV3; Kate Shanahan, DIT School of Media; Seamus Dooley, NUJ; Julia Paul, Queen's ...

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Carnegie UK Trust supports new proposals for the Universal Declaration on Human Rights

September 25, 2014

The Carnegie UK Trust has expressed its support for a number of new recommendations outlined in a summary document by the Global Citizenship Commission to help make the Universal Declaration on Human...

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