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7 in 10 people in the UK think children should be ready to start school by age 5

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Wednesday 29 June 2016 / Early intervention, Government spending

The research marks the launch of our ‘Fair by Five’ campaign.

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‘Tireless dedication’ of family intervention project lead recognised

Tuesday 28 June 2016 /
Tom Burke rece

Tom Burke was presented with the ‘Whatever It Takes’ accolade for his work in helping to deliver the MST programme.

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Young Ambassadors at the Annual Sports Dinner

Tuesday 28 June 2016 /
Young Ambassadors at Sports Dinner

Each year Action for Children hosts a Sports Dinner featuring celebrities, guests, and of course, our Young Ambassadors.

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"I’ve lived at Action for Children’s New Horizons service for about a month."

Tuesday 28 June 2016 /
Sleeper photo for website

Tom tells us his story and why he's supporting sponsored walks with Byte Night.

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Peggy Greenway awarded “Service above Self” award for her work with NCH

Monday 27 June 2016 /

At their 80th anniversary charter dinner, the Rotary Club of Cannock awarded Peggy the “Service above Self” award.

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