Tag Archives: Charity

Is the United Kingdom facing a homelessness crisis?

The United Kingdom is facing a deep homeless crisis amidst deep cuts to local government spending and a severe lack of social housing.

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Thousands of pounds for Nottinghamshire charities

After her daughter was diagnosed with a brain tumour, a mum from Hucknall has raised more than £14,000 for local charities and hopes to raise more.

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Hucknall mum takes on Great Notts Bike ride for charity

A Nottinghamshire mum, who has raised more than £14,000 for charity after her daughter was diagnosed with a severe brain tumour, will swap her running shoes for wheels to help another.

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Dolly Parton wants Nottingham children to read from 9-5

East midlands’ audiences have been treated to a message from the country and western singer as she launches her project in the City.

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Strokes in middle aged men almost doubles

The Stroke Association says that the number of men aged 40-54 suffering from strokes has risen by forty six per cent in the last fifteen years.

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Police and Crime Commission to help fund Street Pastors

Nottingham’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Paddy Tipping told CBJ that following the recent funding cuts, they have decided to grant funds to keep the project.

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Bark for Life charity event sets hundreds of tails wagging

 A huge crowd gathered at Rushcliffe Country Park in Ruddington to help fight the disease by raising money for Cancer Research.

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