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Deserving Of Charity Food? – Don’t Bank On It! Elizabethan Poor Law Again?

A furore arose last week in Hounslow, West London, with a story breaking over the fact that a food bank run by local tenants and other residents, in partnership with Hounslow Council, would not be issuing food to those “in … Continue reading

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‘Is it safe?’ – issues of home and domestic violence.

  (Ed: This post was contributed by an Independent Domestic Violence Advocate) During this week, there will be events to raise awareness of domestic violence and abuse.  It’s a topic that many people find difficult to talk about, perhaps because … Continue reading

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