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The scandal of children's safety in Northern Ireland

As in the rest of the UK and probably elsewhere, the landscape is littered with organisations , some Quangos, some charities , on the face of it, concerned about children. 359 more words

Yorkshire Wildlife Park

AyeItsKota!

So I finally went to a Wildlife park for the first time, yesterday!

I went with Barnardos as part of a reward for taking part in a group. 371 more words

Life

Historical Amnesia: Remembering History’s Ignored Children

Imagine that a mass amnesia had gripped society and we suddenly lost our memory of history. Then imagine that history was rewritten for us, leaving out the entire story of the civil rights movement in the ’60s, or the Suffragettes’ campaigns for women’s vote. 1,302 more words

Social Commentary

Naming and Shaming - The Named Person Scheme

You can read the report I wrote for Christian Today about the Named Person scheme  Here

The following is an expanded and revised version…

In an astonishing and unusual decision the UK Supreme Court has struck down a Scottish government law, the Named Person Act, by a majority of 5:0.   2,169 more words

Politics

News: Two weeks to go and we're nearly ready!

We’re very happy to announce the first Alt Dialogue compilation / mixtape is nearing completion. Instead of the initial 30 bands, we’re giving you an extra 3. 88 more words

Alt Dialogue

Working with refugees - a students' view

From my student Cassie Murray, who has been working with Barnardos to help refugee families arriving in Northern Ireland.

“I have recently had the privilege of working with the refugee families that have recently arrived into the country and provided care through Barnardos, among other charities. 193 more words

Book your place at the CSE Research Forum - Friday 15th July

Time is running out to book your place at the next CSE Research Forum on Friday 15th July at the National Crime Agency (CEOP Command), London. 387 more words

Participation