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Who or What Makes You Proud?: Children in Care and Young Care Leavers Asked To Express Their Talents in Creative Writing Competition

Coram Voice, a charity that provides a range of services for children and young people in and around the care system, is excited to announce the return of ‘Voices’, its national writing competition for children in care and young care leavers, for a third year running. The competition was first launched in 2016 as a […]

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Thousands Go Offline and Enjoy Traffic-Free Fun on Sunday Mornings in Rajkot

Every Sunday, from 7am to 9am, thousands of people of all ages go to the Race Course in Rajkot, India. The reason they get up so early on a Sunday morning? To enjoy themselves in a traffic-free zone! Organisers estimate between 4,000 to 5,000 people of all ages, from children to elderly people, attend ‘Fun […]

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251 Fatherless Brides in India Get Married in Mass Wedding

251 couples – including five Muslim couples, a Christian couple and two women who are HIV positive – have tied the knot in a mass wedding ceremony in India hosted by Indian diamond trader Mahesh Savani. Weddings are very expensive, and in India the bride’s family is traditionally expected to pay the groom a large […]

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200 homeless people enjoy Christmas Dinner at London Euston Station

200 homeless people enjoyed a three-course Christmas Day meal at London Euston Station thanks to a partnership between Streets Kitchen, St Mungo’s and Network Rail. The station concourse was filled with decorations, and tables laid so that the guests could enjoy a full Christmas dinner and some company. Seven vets attended the meal and heated […]

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