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Esther Rantzen launches ‘Lib Dem Line’

Esther Rantzen, founder of the child protection charity ChildLine, has launched a new crusade to protect abused Liberal Democrats following their recent trouncing in the Inverclyde by-election.

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Posted: Jul 2nd, 2011
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Most self-abuse cases still go unreported, says study

Research published today reveals that not only does self-abuse continue at all levels of society, but over 90% of cases still go unreported, with many victims too ashamed to speak out for fear of ridicule.

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Posted: Feb 8th, 2011
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Catholic church to combat ‘sexual predator’ choirboys with burqas

also stops altar boys distracting priests from neighbouring parishes ‘I think we all accept that in hindsight, the customary cassock and surplice probably hasn’t done priests any favours,’

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Posted: May 23rd, 2010
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Gordon Brown to apologise to ‘lost generation’ of children sent on holiday to Eastbourne

Many drawn back to Beachy Head‘Children as young as five were forced to labour fruitlessly on the windswept beach for up to 8 hours a day with nothing but a bucket and spade.’

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Posted: Nov 17th, 2009
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