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The pennies and the pounds will still count

Posted by Dan Breslin /

Tuesday 26 January 2016 / Cost of living, Inequality

Peers vote overwhelmingly to keep income in the poverty debate.

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The UK Government’s new vanishing act won’t make 2.4 million children in poverty disappear

Friday 22 January 2016 /

The Welfare Reform and Work Bill, due to be debated in the House of Lords on 25th January.

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Recipe for Mini Apple Pies

Wednesday 20 January 2016 /
Recipe of The Week final-01

"On Monday he ate through one apple." Learn how to make mini apple pies.

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The sky’s the limit for Ayesha and Disability Lincolnshire

Tuesday 19 January 2016 /

Ayesha is fundraising for her tandem skydive this Saturday!

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Peer mentoring at Headlands School

Tuesday 19 January 2016 /
Peer mentors

As part of anti-bullying week, a group of pupils created a peer mentor team, helping other students.

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