Dame Esther Rantzen

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SKY News
Record number of suicidal youngsters seek help from Childlineinitial steps to taking their own lives, like writing a note, giving away meani
SKY News / Posted 3 days ago
initial steps to taking their own lives, like writing a note, giving away meaningful possessions or planning their death. Dame Esther Rantzen, who set up Childline in 1986, said due to the volume of calls and messages the charity received some go... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Esther Rantzen: Decline of the housewife leaves children with no-one to talk totaking their own, precious lives. We have never seen figures like these before
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
taking their own, precious lives. We have never seen figures like these before and they are a blunt wake up call." Dame Esther Rantzen set up counselling service Childline in 1986 to help children suffering abuse or neglect. She said that... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Record numbers of children as young as 10 are considering suicidecounselling sessions every day This included writing a note or handing belongi
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
counselling sessions every day This included writing a note or handing belongings to friends and family. Childline founder Dame Esther Rantzen said it is paramount the service received the resources to help more. She said: “Today’s tragic... Read more
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International Business Times
Kate Middleton shows baby bump during first public appearance since announcing pregnancy appeared in great spirits, greeting guests alongside the two princes. According
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
appeared in great spirits, greeting guests alongside the two princes. According to the MailOnline, guests including former Dame Esther Rantzen, Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg and model Adwoa Aboah. The duchess was praised for making an... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pregnant Duchess of Cambridge returns to royal dutiesSweden share their...Revealed: The ONE question every bride should ask when...
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Sweden share their...Revealed: The ONE question every bride should ask when... Share this article Guests included former Dame Esther Rantzen, model Adwoa Aboah and Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg. Dame Esther Rantzen said: 'We are seeing with... Read more
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birminghammail
Kids as young as 11 receiving counselling over body image issuessuch as anorexia and bulimia. TV personality and body image campaigner Stacey
birminghammail / Posted 10 days ago
such as anorexia and bulimia. TV personality and body image campaigner Stacey Solomon has joined Childline founder Dame Esther Rantzen in encouraging young people to be comfortable in their own skin. She has posted videos and images on... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Troubled NI girls 13 times more likely to call ChildLine than boystoday to overcome society's unhealthy obsession with appearance and feel happy,
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
today to overcome society's unhealthy obsession with appearance and feel happy, secure and confident." ChildLine founder Dame Esther Rantzen added: "ChildLine will continue to provide vital support for young people to ensure those on a journey of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland girls 13 times more likely than boys to call Childline about their appearance and weightfat and ugly. I’m too embarrassed to tell anybody how I’m feeling and it’s maki
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
fat and ugly. I’m too embarrassed to tell anybody how I’m feeling and it’s making me really lonely.” Childline founder Dame Esther Rantzen said: “It’s very sad and extremely worrying that girls in particular are so unhappy with the way they... Read more
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walesonline
11-olds worried about their appearance have had counsellingthe UK in 2016-17, with 980 of these being received by 12 to 15 year-old girls.
walesonline / Posted 14 days ago
the UK in 2016-17, with 980 of these being received by 12 to 15 year-old girls. Responding to the news, Childline founder Dame Esther Rantzen warned the issue could continue for some children without seeking help. She said: “It’s very sad and... Read more
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chroniclelive
Body perfect images on social media spark body image crisis in teen girls2,069 counselling sessions for children with body image concerns, and just 256
chroniclelive / Posted 14 days ago
2,069 counselling sessions for children with body image concerns, and just 256 of those were for boys. Childline founder Dame Esther Rantzen said the figures were “very sad and extremely worrying” while body image campaigner and X Factor star... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Shocking number of Manchester teens struggling with poor body imageat school and online, driving some victims to try and change the way they look,
Manchester Evening News / Posted 14 days ago
at school and online, driving some victims to try and change the way they look, the charity said. Childline champion Dame Esther Rantzen has teamed up with body image campaigner Stacey Solomon to encourage young people to be comfortable in... Read more
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Daily Record
Children's charity reveals girls' fears over looks as calls to Childline spikewish I looked like them. I don’t want to talk to people about this because I do
Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
wish I looked like them. I don’t want to talk to people about this because I don’t want to worry them.” Childline founder Dame Esther Rantzen pledged support to the increasing number of children who are worried about their looks.A... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Charity shows devastating impact social media has on young girlsto receive help from Childline for worries about their weight, problems with ac
Reading Evening Post / Posted 14 days ago
to receive help from Childline for worries about their weight, problems with acne and how they look. Childline founder Dame Esther Rantzen said the figures were "very sad and extremely worrying" while body image campaigner and X Factor star... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Girls younger than 11 given counselling for body image issueslike them. I don’t want to talk to people about this because I don’t want to wo
Liverpool Echo / Posted 14 days ago
like them. I don’t want to talk to people about this because I don’t want to worry them.”Read More Childline founder Dame Esther Rantzen said: “It’s very sad and extremely worrying that girls in particular are so unhappy with the way they... Read more
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Daily Mail
Uber claims Sadiq Khan and Tfl have refused to meet the companydrivers in London, and 3.5 million customers. This is going to get nasty for Sa
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
drivers in London, and 3.5 million customers. This is going to get nasty for Sadiq Khan and I am backing Uber on this.' Dame Esther Rantzen, who spent years leading safety campaigners, also voiced concerns that banning the app would put people... Read more
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