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MP Accuses Barnardo's Of Abuse 'Whitewash'

An MP has accused children’s charity Barnardo’s of a whitewash over the historical sexual abuse of one of his constituents and is demanding an independent investigation. 422 more words


The Marfords: The evolution of a house

We both shape, and are shaped by, our localities.

Driven by what the philosopher Roger Scruton terms oikophilia (meaning literally ‘love of home’), we settle, forge roots, make plans and integrate ourselves into the local community. 4,945 more words

15 sleeps to go ....

15 days till I stand on stage in the Smock Alley Theatre, Dublin, to perform my piece ‘The Places You’ll Go’, as part of the… 392 more words

Author/writer Updates!

Number of child sexual exploitation cases has doubled in Bristol since 2010, says charity

Children’s charity Barnardo’s has launched an urgent fundraising appeal in response to a massive surge in child sexual exploitation cases.

Last year it worked with a record 2,118 sexually-exploited children, almost double the number it supported in 2010. 220 more words


Charity Shop Snoop: Barnardo's on Cowley Road

You can tell you’re an avid charity shopper when you notice that the shop’s lay out has changed. That’s one of the reasons I love the… 157 more words


Firecracker Ball Chocolate Diamond Update

In November 2014 Phillip Stoner donated a prize for the Chocolate Bar Raffle at the Willy Wonka’s World of Pure Imagination themed Firecracker Ball. In addition to a loose 1.96ct Chocolate Diamond, the winner was gifted £1000 to spend on creating a… 53 more words