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Embargoed: 00.01 a.m. Monday 25 June: Most people prepared to pay extra tax to fund better local services, study finds

Embargo date: from 00.01 a.m., Monday, 25 June 2018 The majority of people would be willing to pay more in council tax or voluntary one-off... read more

Press Release • 22.06.2018 • By Localis

On US withdrawal from UN Human Rights Council – we need politicians to keep talking, says Director of Jewish human rights charity

Responding to the United States’ decision to withdraw from the UN Human Rights Council, Mia Hasenson-Gross, Director of human rights charity René... read more

Press Release • 20.06.2018 • By René Cassin

​7 in 10 people with liver disease in the UK don’t even know they have it

Although over 60,000 adults in the UK have cirrhosis (scarring) of the liver, nearly 75% percent don't know it, according to research published in... read more

Press Release • 18.06.2018 • By British Liver Trust

Official Launch of #GrimseyReview2 - Wednesday 4 July

Official Launch of #GrimseyReview2 ‘An Alternative Future For Our Towns And Cities’ Wednesday 4 July from 8.15 a.m. at the... read more

Press Release • 15.06.2018 • By Localis

Newcastle councillor and supporters determined to end sexual harassment

Shout-Up! – a campaign to declare some of Newcastle’s most popular pubs, clubs and bars ‘sexual harassment-free zones’ – returns this Summer,... read more

Press Release • 14.06.2018 • By Crystallised

The sugar tax discriminates against people with the rare disease PKU, says national charity NSPKU

The sugar tax discriminates against people with the rare disease PKU, says national charity NSPKU NSPKU, the national charity for the rare... read more

Press Release • 08.06.2018 • By NSPKU - National Society for Phenylketonuria

SocialBox.Biz Contribute to JUSTICE – Assisted Digital Report Released on Digital Inclusion

This week, London digital inclusion and laptop donation platform, SocialBox.Biz, was in attendance for the official launch of JUSTICE’s... read more

Press Release • 07.06.2018 • By SocialBox.biz Trading Enterprises Limited

Press Alert - Midlands MPs support children with rare disease by following their super strict diet

MPs from all political parties are following up a planned debate in Parliament on access... read more

Press Release • 06.06.2018 • By NSPKU - National Society for Phenylketonuria

Yes Minister: Well sort of. Lord Agnew is right. Photocopying costs are crippling school budgets but his solution is wrong says Classoos.

Lord Agnew, the minister for academies told school business leaders that cutting down on “staggering” copying bills is “one small example” of how... read more

Press Release • 06.06.2018 • By classoos

Creating a buzz - Acton Central Energy Garden

Launch on Friday 18 May at 14.20-15.30 Platform 1, Acton Central Overground station, Churchfield Rd, Acton W3 6BH Dr Rupa Huq, MP for... read more

Press Release • 17.05.2018 • By Charushila