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Chichester Observer
Young School Gardener of the Year finalistattract bees to help protect them. “The project is quite new but we are alread
Chichester Observer / Posted 2 hours ago
attract bees to help protect them. “The project is quite new but we are already able to donate occasionally to the local foodbank and to sell plants we have grown ourselves.” Luke, who has been given his own corner of the allotment to grow... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Co-op to open two new stores in Greater Manchester this weekplay and recreational area for young members, Harry’s Holiday Hangout; Tameside
Manchester Evening News / Posted 3 hours ago
play and recreational area for young members, Harry’s Holiday Hangout; Tameside Sight and, Tameside South and Longdendale Foodbank, will also benefit from the Co-op’s membership scheme.Read More Members receive a 5 per cent reward on the purchase... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Foodbank hopes music event will raise awarenessBARROW Foodbank is hoping to raise awareness for its summer campaign next week.
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
BARROW Foodbank is hoping to raise awareness for its summer campaign next week. On Sunday July 30, Summer Soul in the Park will be held from noon until 8pm in Barrow Park. The event offers a chance to donate food to the foodbank as well as... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Summer scheme to stop kids going hungry sees demand increase by 25highlight the plight of thousands of children who could face hunger over the ho
EveningTimes Online / Posted 3 days ago
highlight the plight of thousands of children who could face hunger over the holidays as their parents struggle to cope. Foodbank managers say the summer is one of the busiest times of year, as many parents need extra help to feed their kids when... Read more
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chroniclelive
Police cadets help out after West End Foodbank is burgledThe foodbank, in Venerable Bede Church in Benwell Lane, has been targeted three
chroniclelive / Posted 3 days ago
The foodbank, in Venerable Bede Church in Benwell Lane, has been targeted three times in the last fortnight, with cash stolen but the food left untouched.Vandalism at the West End Foodbank at the Church of the Venerable Bede in Newcastle (Image: West... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Demand for pioneering summer scheme up by 25highlight the plight of thousands of children who could face hunger over the ho
EveningTimes Online / Posted 3 days ago
highlight the plight of thousands of children who could face hunger over the holidays as their parents struggle to cope. Foodbank managers say the summer is one of the busiest times of year, as many parents need extra help to feed their kids when... Read more
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This is West Country
Man v Fat footballers make 36kg foodbank donationBridgwater collection weighed in at 36kg and included tinned products including
This is West Country / Posted 4 days ago
Bridgwater collection weighed in at 36kg and included tinned products including beans and soup, as well as dried pasta and some children's toys. The donation was gratefully received by the Bridgwater Foodbank which is based on... Read more
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The Welwyn & Hatfield Times
Welwyn Hatfield Times Community Awards finalists announcedcharity which helps disadvantaged and low income families, as well as the elder
The Welwyn & Hatfield Times / Posted 4 days ago
charity which helps disadvantaged and low income families, as well as the elderly. In January the group held a free foodbank and clothing event at the Jimmy Mac Centre in Hatfield, feeding roughly 100 people. AGMS foundation also holds a... Read more
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International Business Times
Inequality may have narrowed but foodbank Britain is more divided by poverty than ever the news was of a county more divided than ever. Where poverty is so entrenched
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
the news was of a county more divided than ever. Where poverty is so entrenched it is institutionalised as part of foodbank Britain. The findings of the IFS are that in the poorest parts of the country – the Midlands, Wales and the north... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Prince Charles and Camilla visit Barnstaple tomorrowof which Her Royal Highness is Patron, North Devon Hospice, RNLI, StarTrek, Che
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 4 days ago
of which Her Royal Highness is Patron, North Devon Hospice, RNLI, StarTrek, ChemoHero, Honey’s Bravery Bags, Northern Devon Foodbank, The Calvert Trust, North Devon Animal Ambulance and Barnstaple Children’s Summer Club. After their visit to... Read more
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Luton Today
Asda Luton reopens four months after fire hit the storeAsda Luton reopened to the public on Monday after a £7.6 million post fire make
Luton Today / Posted 6 days ago
Asda Luton reopened to the public on Monday after a £7.6 million post fire makeover. The Mayor of Luton and Luton Foodbank officially reopened the 44k square foot store on Wigmore Lane. Asda Luton reopens, view from drone flying above the... Read more
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chroniclelive
100 people go hungry as foodbank is vandalisedNewcastle’s West End foodbank has urged vandals to “stop hurting their own comm
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
Newcastle’s West End foodbank has urged vandals to “stop hurting their own community” after its church hall premises were ransacked, forcing it to shut. Around 100 people were expected at the Church of the Venerable Bede to collect their food... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow MP joins fight to boost foodbank facing donations crisisAN MP has called for work to be undertaken to ensure foodbanks are consigned to
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 7 days ago
AN MP has called for work to be undertaken to ensure foodbanks are consigned to history - as a campaign launched by The Mail to tackle a crisis in local donations thunders towards its target. John Woodcock took to the aisles and checkouts of Tesco... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Glasgow praised for efforts to stop city kids going hungry over summer monthscommissioner for children and young people, said the schemes across the city, s
EveningTimes Online / Posted 7 days ago
commissioner for children and young people, said the schemes across the city, such as primary school summer clubs and foodbank clubs, were an important part of tackling summer hunger. It comes after the Evening Times highlighted the plight of... Read more
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Perth Now
Desperate choice to eat or heatservice. “People are feeling suicidal and experiencing mental health issues li
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
service. “People are feeling suicidal and experiencing mental health issues like depression. “Lots want to go bankrupt.” Foodbank WA chief executive Greg Hebble said the charity had seen an 11 per cent increase in requests for help across WA so... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Theresa May's shame as foodbank in her own constituency begs for urgent suppliesthe Prime Minister presses on with austerity, Maidenhead ­Foodshare needs local
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
the Prime Minister presses on with austerity, Maidenhead ­Foodshare needs locals to “plug the gaps that society leaves”. Foodbank boss Katie Hierons said: “We’re trying to give families extra food because they will not have school meals, so we’re... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
THV11 Summer Cereal Drive final numbers are in!Power Pool – 33,898 Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas – 26,000 THV11's Tom Br
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
Power Pool – 33,898 Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas – 26,000 THV11's Tom Brannon was live at the Arkansas Foodbank to wrap up the 2017 THV11 Summer Cereal Drive FIRST DIVISION TOTAL – 69,389 Boxes 1ST PLACE: First Security Bank –... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Free fries given out at Simplot celebration in Boise todaywill be using its big fryer, the one used at the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl, to p
KTVB Boise / Posted 10 days ago
will be using its big fryer, the one used at the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl, to pump out about 2,000 pounds of fries an hour. People attending the event are encouraged to bring canned goods or monetary donations for the Idaho Foodbank. © 2017 KTV... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Key research role for Isle of Wight Foodbank volunteersISLE of Wight volunteers have played a key role in the biggest ever study of fo
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 11 days ago
ISLE of Wight volunteers have played a key role in the biggest ever study of foodbanks, which warns usage is likely to increase. Working with Oxford University, foodbank volunteers helped collect data that has highlighted the reasons why people go... Read more
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Scotsman
Kenny MacAskill: no easy answers gig economy problemsfor a call that never comes or when it does proves to be for insufficient hours
Scotsman / Posted 11 days ago
for a call that never comes or when it does proves to be for insufficient hours to provide a living wage. It’s no wonder foodbank use is most prevalent amongst the working poor, along with those who have been sanctioned from benefits. Taylor’s... Read more
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Luton Today
Inspire FM give £9k to Luton FoodbankA kind-hearted community radio station have raised money for Luton Foodbank to
Luton Today / Posted 11 days ago
A kind-hearted community radio station have raised money for Luton Foodbank to ensure children do not go hungry in the summer holidays. Luton station, Inspire FM, of Dallow Learning Community Centre, raised a staggering £9568 over the recent Muslim... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Guests bring education and fun to free picnicBOISE-- The Idaho Foodbank serves hundreds of free lunches to kids in need acro
KTVB Boise / Posted 11 days ago
BOISE-- The Idaho Foodbank serves hundreds of free lunches to kids in need across the valley during the summer through its Picnic in the Park program. Wednesday, some special guests came out to make the event more fun and educational. Members of the... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
ODU men’s hoops to host Norfolk State at Scope ArenaTed, the atmosphere was electric and the game was a sellout, as we raised thous
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 11 days ago
Ted, the atmosphere was electric and the game was a sellout, as we raised thousands of pounds of donated food items for the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia during the always critical Holiday season. Playing in a larger venue will allow more... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Good Day/Weather and notes for the Guernsey County areatemperatures in the mid 80s. See Page A8 for details. Produce giveaway Faith
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 11 days ago
temperatures in the mid 80s. See Page A8 for details. Produce giveaway Faith United Methodist Church and The Mid-Ohio Foodbank will have a free produce giveaway on Thursday, July 13, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at The First Nazarene Church of... Read more
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This is West Country
Charity runs 'Pay it Forward' in its cafe for Foodbank clientsit Forward' items from its cafe menu. The goodies will then be issued in the f
This is West Country / Posted 12 days ago
it Forward' items from its cafe menu. The goodies will then be issued in the form of vouchers to the neighbouring Taunton Foodbank to distribute to clients to exchange in the cafe on Taunton's Belvedere Trading Estate for something to eat or... Read more
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Harrow Times
Pupils help combat child hunger by donating hundreds of kilos of food to foodbankPupils helped combat the “growing problem” of child hunger by donating hundreds
Harrow Times / Posted 13 days ago
Pupils helped combat the “growing problem” of child hunger by donating hundreds of kilos of food to a foodbank and paying to wear their own clothes. Students at The John Lyon School, in Middle Road, Harrow, wanted to support Harrow Foodbank in order... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Foodbank runs scheme asking donors to ‘gift experiences’ to families in needA FOODBANK has developed a unique idea to give families a summer school holiday
EveningTimes Online / Posted 14 days ago
A FOODBANK has developed a unique idea to give families a summer school holiday to remember. The brainchild of project manager Gill McCormick, Donate A Day aims to stop children missing out on treats their classmates take for granted. Gill said:... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Chili cook off helps feed struggling families8 p.m. Tickets are $10 each. There will be 14 homemade chilis to sample and v
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
8 p.m. Tickets are $10 each. There will be 14 homemade chilis to sample and vote on, according to Jessica Vaughan of the foodbank staff. “It will be a fun and fast paced evening,” Vaughan said, “with new and exciting competitors and others from... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Foodbank's call to Donate A DayBy CATRIONA STEWART A FOODBANK has developed a unique idea to give families a
EveningTimes Online / Posted 14 days ago
By CATRIONA STEWART A FOODBANK has developed a unique idea to give families a summer school holiday to remember. The brainchild of project manager Gill McCormick, Donate A Day aims to stop children missing out on treats their classmates take for... Read more
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Daily Record
Community champs are celebrated at volunteer awardsit was a big day for Alix Kegg – who gives up her time for a number of voluntar
Daily Record / Posted 15 days ago
it was a big day for Alix Kegg – who gives up her time for a number of voluntary organisations such as Hamilton Foodbank, Hamilton Churches Drop In Centre and children’s clothing shop and community space Swaddle – as she was named Young... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Grant is recipe for successful new lunch club in StowmarketStowmarket Foodbank has seen its Community Lunch Club take off with a £2,000 gr
Bury Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
Stowmarket Foodbank has seen its Community Lunch Club take off with a £2,000 grant from Hopkins Homes’ Building Communities Fund. The charity was awarded the grant after requesting funding to expand its popular summer holiday lunch club. Since its... Read more
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Ekklesia
When prescription medication is unaffordablethey cannot afford - prescription medication. Prescription charges are now £8.
Ekklesia / Posted 15 days ago
they cannot afford - prescription medication. Prescription charges are now £8.60 per item. The average monthly income of a foodbank user in the latest research was found to be £319, with 16 per cent having had no income at all in the previous... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Food charity Norwich Foodbank to throw open its doors to the public Norwich Foodbank project manager Hannah Worsley. Picture: Nick Butcher The c
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
Norwich Foodbank project manager Hannah Worsley. Picture: Nick Butcher The charity Norwich Foodbank is to throw open its doors and give visitors a look behind the scenes at what... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Food charity Norwich Foodbank to throw open its doors to the public Norwich Foodbank project manager Hannah Worsley. Picture: Nick Butcher The c
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 16 days ago
Norwich Foodbank project manager Hannah Worsley. Picture: Nick Butcher The charity Norwich Foodbank is to throw open its doors and give visitors a look behind the scenes at what... Read more
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Daily Record
Church of Scotland slams UK Government's jobcentre closures as 'disgrace'to consider concerns that many individuals in these communities have about acce
Daily Record / Posted 16 days ago
to consider concerns that many individuals in these communities have about accessing material online. “At a time when foodbank use is on the rise, when there is great need within our communities, this decision will undoubtedly make it harder... Read more
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Rutland Herald
COMPOSTING just got easier |edible to food assistance programs. In 2015 — a few years after the rollout of
Rutland Herald / Posted 16 days ago
edible to food assistance programs. In 2015 — a few years after the rollout of the Universal Recycling law — the Vermont Foodbank reported 6.64 million pounds of food that was rescued or donated, rather than disposed of in a landfill. That is... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Antique truck fits Rushville Lions' fundraiser to a TTcommunity-based needs. “We [the Lions Club] do several projects in the communi
MPNnow.com / Posted 16 days ago
community-based needs. “We [the Lions Club] do several projects in the community,” Curtis said. “We support the community foodbank, the health center and give scholarships to graduating seniors. We purchase eyeglasses and exams for members of the... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Cupboards bare at food bank - children facing holiday hungerappeal for donations to help families feed their kids. Today the Express is ur
Wakefield Today / Posted 16 days ago
appeal for donations to help families feed their kids. Today the Express is urging readers to help St Catherine’s Foodbank after volunteers found the cupboards bare amid an alarming rise in hunger caused by a cost of living crisis. St... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Schools rally round to boost Barrow Foodbank stocksPUPILS and school communities are helping to boost an urgent appeal to help a f
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 16 days ago
PUPILS and school communities are helping to boost an urgent appeal to help a foodbank out of a crisis by replenishing dwindling supplies. Youngsters and their schools are supporting Barrow Foodbank, which throughThe Mail'sTonnes of Tins appeal, is... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Schools among those boosting Barrow Foodbank stock levels through appealPUPILS and school communities are among those boosting an urgent appeal to help
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 16 days ago
PUPILS and school communities are among those boosting an urgent appeal to help a Foodbank out of a crisis by getting stock levels back up. Youngsters and their schools are supporting Barrow Foodbank, which throughThe Mail'sTonnes of Tins appeal, is... Read more
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iol.co.za
Displaced residents return to 'unsafe' hijacked flatsand I slept outside while others slept inside,” she said. Several organisation
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
and I slept outside while others slept inside,” she said. Several organisations, such as the SA Social Services Agency, Foodbank SA and the Adventist Community Service, were present to offer aid in the form of meals and blankets. The social... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Help feed the hungry with a simple shopshoppers have been asked to spend just a few minutes thinking of others when th
Daily Liberal / Posted 17 days ago
shoppers have been asked to spend just a few minutes thinking of others when they fill their grocery baskets this month. Foodbank, Australia’s largest hunger relief organisation, is holding a hunger relief drive this month. The Foodbank Shop and... Read more
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Oldham Chronicle
Artist paints a much brighter pictureof Dr Kershaw's Hospice, Kingfisher Special School's Big Splash campaign to pur
Oldham Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
of Dr Kershaw's Hospice, Kingfisher Special School's Big Splash campaign to purchase a new hydrotherapy pool, and Oldham Foodbank, who helped him in his darkest hour of need. Translator Kat Katlewska said: "He wants to help others in any way... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Trinity and Tigers fans urged to donate tinned food on way to tonight’s Super League matchRugby League fans heading to tonight’s Wakefield vs Castleford match are being
Wakefield Today / Posted 18 days ago
Rugby League fans heading to tonight’s Wakefield vs Castleford match are being urged to help a foodbank which has made a desperate appeal for donations. Aid workers at St Catherine’s Foodbank, near Wakefield’s Belle Vue stadium, hope Trinity and... Read more
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Daily Record
Jailed East Kilbride thief stole pens as he 'missed foodbank' and needed casha community-based order.Read More Carroll’s defending agent said his client st
Daily Record / Posted 18 days ago
a community-based order.Read More Carroll’s defending agent said his client stole from the shop because he had “missed the foodbank” and needed cash. The fiscal depute told the court: “A CCTV operator within East Kilbride Shopping Centre was in... Read more
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Australian Food News
Foodbank launches largest-ever Shop and Share campaign with WoolworthsFoodbank has launched its largest-ever Shop and Share campaign. Fifteen food b
Australian Food News / Posted 19 days ago
Foodbank has launched its largest-ever Shop and Share campaign. Fifteen food brands have committed to donating up to one million food items during July 2017, giving to Foodbank whenever a selected product is purchased from Woolworths. Foodbank... Read more
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walesonline
These community groups have won a share of £80k Comic Relief cashinitiative. The Bangladesh Reference Group, Cardiff, has been granted £890.00
walesonline / Posted 19 days ago
initiative. The Bangladesh Reference Group, Cardiff, has been granted £890.00 for an older people’s project, while Cardiff Foodbank has been given £1,000 for a volunteer and training development. Cardiff’s Celebrate the Children UK has also been... Read more
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Daily Record
Airdrie Boys' Brigade teen only Scottish member to receive prestigious awardwith the organisation’s Make a Difference award after dedicating more than 250
Daily Record / Posted 19 days ago
with the organisation’s Make a Difference award after dedicating more than 250 hours of voluntary service to Airdrie foodbank. The former Airdrie Academy pupil has been a member of the Boys’ Brigade since he was just five-years-old and last... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
"Scrooge" benefit shakeup could leave families with NO money at Christmasto receive the universal credit that was supposed to replace it. The delays le
Liverpool Echo / Posted 20 days ago
to receive the universal credit that was supposed to replace it. The delays left them struggling so much they had to use a foodbank, and fell £900 behind on their rent. One mum and her four-year-old daughter went hungry while waiting two months... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Barrow community responds to foodbank crisis call as donations flood inA WHOPPING four tonnes of food have been donated to a foodbank in crisis since
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 20 days ago
A WHOPPING four tonnes of food have been donated to a foodbank in crisis since a campaign was launched by The Mail just 12 days ago. Bosses of the Barrow-based charity, which has outposts in Ulverston and Millom, say they are delighted with the... Read more
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