Esther Rantzen

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birminghammail
Calls to give grandparents access rights to grandkidsor blocked, some grandparents call this a form of living bereavement. "Will th
birminghammail / Posted 2 hours ago
or blocked, some grandparents call this a form of living bereavement. "Will the Prime Minister therefore join me, Dame Esther Rantzen and thousands of grandparents across the country in calling for a change in the law to give grandparents... Read more
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Gazette News
More children are becoming targets of cyber bullyingwere being targeted by online bullies. Cyber-bullying is also contributing to y
Gazette News / Posted 2 days ago
were being targeted by online bullies. Cyber-bullying is also contributing to young people’s mental health issues. Dame Esther Rantzen, founder and president of Childline, said: “Young people these days rely upon their mobile phones and social... Read more
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Sussex Express
Young people targeted by online bullies on the risemedia and the feeling they are unable to escape the bullies, even at home, can
Sussex Express / Posted 6 days ago
media and the feeling they are unable to escape the bullies, even at home, can leave young people struggling to cope. Dame Esther Rantzen, founder and president of Childline, said: “Young people these days rely upon their mobile phones and social... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Young people targeted by online bullies on the risemedia and the feeling they are unable to escape the bullies, even at home, can
Chichester Observer / Posted 6 days ago
media and the feeling they are unable to escape the bullies, even at home, can leave young people struggling to cope. Dame Esther Rantzen, founder and president of Childline, said: “Young people these days rely upon their mobile phones and social... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
7 important tips to stop your child from being bullied onlinemedia and the feeling they are unable to escape the bullies, even at home, can
Liverpool Echo / Posted 8 days ago
media and the feeling they are unable to escape the bullies, even at home, can leave young people struggling to cope. Dame Esther Rantzen, Founder and President of Childline, said: “Young people these days rely upon their mobile phones and social... Read more
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birminghammail
Children as young as NINE are being targeted by online bulliesclear, easy to understand reporting processes.NSPCC campaign - picture posed by
birminghammail / Posted 8 days ago
clear, easy to understand reporting processes.NSPCC campaign - picture posed by model (Image: NSPCC / Jon Challicom) Dame Esther Rantzen, founder of Childline, said: “Young people these days rely upon their mobile phones and social media to keep... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
From the moment he could walk Morris was molested and beaten by an older mancalls and online chats from young people, some who are in desperate need of hel
Manchester Evening News / Posted 9 days ago
calls and online chats from young people, some who are in desperate need of help. Now Childline, founded by TV presenter Esther Rantzen, needs your support so they can be there for the one in four children and teenagers who hang off or log off... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Children are being sent death threats and blackmailed onlinecent more counselling sessions for cyber-bullying this year than the year befor
Reading Evening Post / Posted 10 days ago
cent more counselling sessions for cyber-bullying this year than the year before (Image: Tom Hull) Childline founder Dame Esther Rantzen said: “Young people these days rely upon their mobile phones and social media to keep in touch with their... Read more
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chroniclelive
Campaign to bring hope to cyber-bullying victims for Christmasthis way.”Read More You can make a small donation to support the campaign by s
chroniclelive / Posted 10 days ago
this way.”Read More You can make a small donation to support the campaign by sending a simple text message to 70755. Dame Esther Rantzen, Founder and President of Childline, said: “Young people these days rely upon their mobile phones and social... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Number of young victims of cyberbullies doubles in five yearsof 2012. Childline cyberbullying pages on its website have also been viewed 73
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
of 2012. Childline cyberbullying pages on its website have also been viewed 73,000 times in the past year alone. Dame Esther Rantzen, Founder and President of Childline, said: “Young people these days rely upon their mobile phones and social... Read more
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Daily Record
Broken little girl who was sexually abused by dad - and how she was savedthe first call Colin took a young girl had boldly gone outside to call for help
Daily Record / Posted 11 days ago
the first call Colin took a young girl had boldly gone outside to call for help (picture posed by model) (Image: Getty)Esther Rantzen at Childline (Image: Picture Publicity)Read More Esther, 77, says what is always on both of their minds:... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Childline volunteer explains how harrowing first call still sticks in his memorythe first call Colin took a young girl had boldly gone outside to call for help
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
the first call Colin took a young girl had boldly gone outside to call for help (picture posed by model) (Image: Getty)Esther Rantzen at Childline (Image: Picture Publicity)Read More Esther, 77, says what is always on both of their minds:... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Root around for a pound and help a child in crisis this Christmasto Barclays for running this fantastic ­initiative and having their staff ready
Daily Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
to Barclays for running this fantastic ­initiative and having their staff ready to collect the old pound coins.” Dame Esther Rantzen , who founded the 24-hour Childline counselling service in 1986, agreed your old coins can make a huge... Read more
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birminghammail
One in four desperate kids who call Childline can't get throughto keep contacting us and to always try and wait until a counsellor becomes ava
birminghammail / Posted 14 days ago
to keep contacting us and to always try and wait until a counsellor becomes available.” Childline, which was founded by Esther Rantzen more than 30 years ago, is also making nationwide appeal for more volunteer counsellors, especially people who... Read more
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Daily Record
'I was abused from age 5 - together we can stop that happening'bullying and gender and sexuality issues. Due to extra demand there are simply
Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
bullying and gender and sexuality issues. Due to extra demand there are simply not enough people to answer them. Dame Esther Rantzen who founded the 24-hour counselling service in 1986, said: “Childline works night and day to be there for as... Read more
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Daily Record
Don't let the kids suffer in silence: Esther Rantzen appeals for more Childline counsellorslost to Childline last year due to rising demand for online, evening and night
Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
lost to Childline last year due to rising demand for online, evening and night-time counselling. Childline, founded by Esther Rantzen more than 30 years ago, needs your support so it can be there for the one in every four children and teenagers... Read more
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Daily Mirror
'I was abused from age 5 - together we can stop that happening'bullying and gender and sexuality issues. Due to extra demand there are simply
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
bullying and gender and sexuality issues. Due to extra demand there are simply not enough people to answer them. Dame Esther Rantzen who founded the 24-hour counselling service in 1986, said: “Childline works night and day to be there for as... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Give a brighter future to children in desperate need of helpmental health concerns including many who are self-harming and even planning th
Reading Evening Post / Posted 15 days ago
mental health concerns including many who are self-harming and even planning their own suicide. Childline, founded by Esther Rantzen over 30 years ago, needs your support so they can be there for the one in every four children and teenagers... Read more
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18d
chad
Child ‘sexting’ is on the increase says helplineof themselves and only a third (33 per cent) spoke to their child about the ris
chad / Posted 18 days ago
of themselves and only a third (33 per cent) spoke to their child about the risks. Childline founder and president Dame Esther Rantzen added: “The online world is full of opportunities for young people but also presents dangers like sexting... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Child ‘sexting’ is on the increase says helplineof themselves and only a third (33 per cent) spoke to their child about the ris
Derbyshire Times / Posted 18 days ago
of themselves and only a third (33 per cent) spoke to their child about the risks. Childline founder and president Dame Esther Rantzen added: “The online world is full of opportunities for young people but also presents dangers like sexting... Read more
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birminghammail
The sexting dangers all parents need to know aboutare being robbed of their innocence by online porn, says ChildLineRead More Ch
birminghammail / Posted 19 days ago
are being robbed of their innocence by online porn, says ChildLineRead More Childline founder and president Dame Esther Rantzen said: "The online world is full of opportunities for young people but also presents dangers like sexting which... Read more
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NZCity
George Michael's family have blocked plans for a tribute concert in his honourFor Time' hitmaker - who died at the age of 53 last December - had been due to
NZCity / Posted 20 days ago
For Time' hitmaker - who died at the age of 53 last December - had been due to be honoured by Childline founder Dame Esther Rantzen but she's had to shelve the gig because the former Wham! singer's estate wouldn't approve the event. Esther,... Read more
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birminghammail
Celebrity First Dates - What you need to knowthe first date.”Read More The celebrity version of the popular reality show ha
birminghammail / Posted 20 days ago
the first date.”Read More The celebrity version of the popular reality show has previously included television presenter Esther Rantzen, EastEnders actor Richard Blackwood, weather presenter Sian Lloyd and Vamps lead singer Brad Simpson. This... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Parents warned over dangers of sexting as worried teens bombard Childline with callshelpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0
EveningTimes Online / Posted 22 days ago
helpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0VD8XOe Childline founder and president Dame Esther Rantzen said: “The online world is full of opportunities for young people but also presents dangers like sexting which... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Childline drive to warn teenagers and parents of sexting dangershelpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
helpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0VD8XOe Childline founder and president Dame Esther Rantzen said: “The online world is full of opportunities for young people but also presents dangers like sexting which... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Childline drive to warn teenagers and parents of sexting dangershelpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
helpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0VD8XOe Childline founder and president Dame Esther Rantzen said: “The online world is full of opportunities for young people but also presents dangers like sexting which... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Childline drive to warn teenagers and parents of sexting dangershelpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0
Oxford Mail / Posted 22 days ago
helpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0VD8XOe Childline founder and president Dame Esther Rantzen said: “The online world is full of opportunities for young people but also presents dangers like sexting which... Read more
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Bury Times
Childline drive to warn teenagers and parents of sexting dangershelpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0
Bury Times / Posted 22 days ago
helpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0VD8XOe Childline founder and president Dame Esther Rantzen said: “The online world is full of opportunities for young people but also presents dangers like sexting which... Read more
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Gazette
Childline drive to warn teenagers and parents of sexting dangershelpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0
Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
helpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0VD8XOe Childline founder and president Dame Esther Rantzen said: “The online world is full of opportunities for young people but also presents dangers like sexting which... Read more
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guardian-series
Childline drive to warn teenagers and parents of sexting dangershelpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0
guardian-series / Posted 22 days ago
helpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0VD8XOe Childline founder and president Dame Esther Rantzen said: “The online world is full of opportunities for young people but also presents dangers like sexting which... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Childline drive to warn teenagers and parents of sexting dangershelpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
helpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0VD8XOe Childline founder and president Dame Esther Rantzen said: “The online world is full of opportunities for young people but also presents dangers like sexting which... Read more
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Harrow Times
Childline drive to warn teenagers and parents of sexting dangershelpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0
Harrow Times / Posted 22 days ago
helpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0VD8XOe Childline founder and president Dame Esther Rantzen said: “The online world is full of opportunities for young people but also presents dangers like sexting which... Read more
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This is West Country
Childline drive to warn teenagers and parents of sexting dangershelpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0
This is West Country / Posted 22 days ago
helpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0VD8XOe Childline founder and president Dame Esther Rantzen said: “The online world is full of opportunities for young people but also presents dangers like sexting which... Read more
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Gazette News
Childline drive to warn teenagers and parents of sexting dangershelpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0
Gazette News / Posted 22 days ago
helpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0VD8XOe Childline founder and president Dame Esther Rantzen said: “The online world is full of opportunities for young people but also presents dangers like sexting which... Read more
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Bolton News
Childline drive to warn teenagers and parents of sexting dangershelpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0
Bolton News / Posted 22 days ago
helpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0VD8XOe Childline founder and president Dame Esther Rantzen said: “The online world is full of opportunities for young people but also presents dangers like sexting which... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Childline drive to warn teenagers and parents of sexting dangershelpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 22 days ago
helpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0VD8XOe Childline founder and president Dame Esther Rantzen said: “The online world is full of opportunities for young people but also presents dangers like sexting which... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Childline drive to warn teenagers and parents of sexting dangershelpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 22 days ago
helpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0VD8XOe Childline founder and president Dame Esther Rantzen said: “The online world is full of opportunities for young people but also presents dangers like sexting which... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Childline drive to warn teenagers and parents of sexting dangershelpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0
EveningTimes Online / Posted 22 days ago
helpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0VD8XOe Childline founder and president Dame Esther Rantzen said: “The online world is full of opportunities for young people but also presents dangers like sexting which... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Childline drive to warn teenagers and parents of sexting dangershelpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0
Croydon Guardian / Posted 22 days ago
helpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0VD8XOe Childline founder and president Dame Esther Rantzen said: “The online world is full of opportunities for young people but also presents dangers like sexting which... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Childline drive to warn teenagers and parents of sexting dangershelpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
helpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0VD8XOe Childline founder and president Dame Esther Rantzen said: “The online world is full of opportunities for young people but also presents dangers like sexting which... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Childline drive to warn teenagers and parents of sexting dangershelpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 22 days ago
helpful guide which explains what to do if you have concerns. https://t.co/qHs0VD8XOe Childline founder and president Dame Esther Rantzen said: “The online world is full of opportunities for young people but also presents dangers like sexting which... Read more
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chroniclelive
This app could help could young people safe in the age of 'sexting'a re-boot and also contains advice about what young people should do if they fe
chroniclelive / Posted 22 days ago
a re-boot and also contains advice about what young people should do if they feel threatened or if an image becomes public.Esther Rantzen (Image: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire) Childline founder and President Dame Esther Rantzen said: “The online world... Read more
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Daily Mail
George Michael's family 'block plans for a charity tribute concert'concert which would celebrate his music and raise money for Childline' George
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
concert which would celebrate his music and raise money for Childline' George Michael's family have reportedly blocked Esther Rantzen from hosting a tribute concert for the singer. The news no doubt came as a double blow for Esther, as the... Read more
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birminghammail
First glimpse of MP making 'a tit of himself' on Celebrity First Datesor the first date.” The celebrity version of the popular reality show has prev
birminghammail / Posted 25 days ago
or the first date.” The celebrity version of the popular reality show has previously included television presenter Esther Rantzen, EastEnders actor Richard Blackwood, weather presenter Sian Lloyd and Vamps lead singer Brad Simpson. You can... Read more
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The Comet
NSPCC stalwart Norma Alcock’s MBE celebrated near Hitchinnear Hitchin after a long-serving North Herts stalwart was appointed MBE in the
The Comet / Posted 26 days ago
near Hitchin after a long-serving North Herts stalwart was appointed MBE in the branch’s 125th anniversary year. Esther Rantzen with North Herts District Council chairman Councillor Alan Millard and his wife Maureen Millard. Picture: Alan... Read more
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Daily Mail
Christopher Stevens reviews last night's TVwas gentle rather than trenchant. Its overwhelming message was that Britain’s
Daily Mail / Posted 27 days ago
was gentle rather than trenchant. Its overwhelming message was that Britain’s oldies are a wonderful bunch and, as Esther Rantzen wrote in yesterday’s Mail, we’re lucky to have them. Take Diana, who is 105 and was once an haute couture... Read more
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Daily Mail
How to live to 100: and why you should want to – by the most awe-inspiring men and women you’ll e
Daily Mail / Posted a month ago
: and why you should want to – by the most awe-inspiring men and women you’ll ever meet Esther Rantzen met a doctor that revealed the secret to a long life He said that you must be strong-willed, self centred and don't play a... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
More than 60 children a day call helpline with suicidal thoughtsfor treatment.NSPCC is asking people to donate to Childline (Image: Tom Hull/NS
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 1 months ago
for treatment.NSPCC is asking people to donate to Childline (Image: Tom Hull/NSPCC) Childline founder and president Esther Rantzen said: “Today's tragic statistics prove that Childline is more crucial than ever and, for some, literally a... Read more

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