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Action for Children responds to the Chancellor's Spring Statement

Wednesday 13 March 2019 / Press release
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“Our children will continue to pay the price.”

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Royal visit to children’s project at Ballymena, Northern Ireland.

Thursday 28 February 2019 / Press release
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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are visiting a Sure Start centre in Ballymena today (Thursday 28th February).

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Children’s funding slashed by a third per child, leaving thousands at risk of falling into crisis

Tuesday 26 February 2019 / Press release
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New analysis identifies country’s “kids’ cuts hotspots”

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Charity warns a million of UK’s youngest children face desperate Christmas

Thursday 06 December 2018 / Press release
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Action for Children warns UK risks ‘Dickensian’ levels of poverty as 1 million under 10s face a desperate Christmas

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Kilbrandon Report recommends changes to the treatment of children and young people in the justice system

Wednesday 28 November 2018 / Press release
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Report recommends raising age of criminal responsibility to 16 and introducing a new justice system for 16-21 year olds.

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