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Bonfire Night Safety Tips

Thursday 01 November 2018 / Safety
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We have some safety tips to ensure that your children get the most out of this colourful celebration.

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Budget 2018: a new dawn, but not yet a new day

Posted by Sam Reeve /

Wednesday 31 October 2018 / Government spending
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Despite the promises to secure our children’s future, new programmes of spending will not deliver the changes we need.

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Action for Children responds to the Autumn Budget

Monday 29 October 2018 /

“The government must commit to ongoing financial support for cash-strapped councils"

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See our tips on staying safe during the Halloween period

Wednesday 24 October 2018 / Safety
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Halloween can be a fun time for some kids, but there can be some hazards that are easy to avoid if we are careful.

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Domestic Abuse Bill must put children at its heart

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Children are too often the forgotten victims of domestic abuse.

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