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27th March 2017 All Comments

Housing First and Homelessness Coordinator (Standing Together)

  Job title:                    Housing First and Homelessness Coordinator Closing Date:           8:00am Tuesday, 18th April 2017 Organisation:           Standing Together Against Domestic Violence Website:                     www.standingtogether.org.uk              Description:             This is a new post which will work as part of a small housing team at Standing Together. The primary aim will be to develop a model for […]

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24th March 2017 All Comments

24 May 2017 17:30 ~ Ending Violence Against Women in Scotland – Stirling

Join us for a public lecture on Ending Violence Against Women in Scotland. Until 7pm @ Pathfoot Lecture Theatre, Pathfoot Building, University of Stirling, FK9 4LA “Ending Violence Against Women: Nearly Half a Century of Action, Policy and Research” Rebecca & Russell Dobash, emeritus professors, Criminology, School of Law, University of Manchester, UK, have published […]

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24th March 2017 All Comments

2 May 2017 16:30 ~ Does UK political culture have a misogyny problem? – IPPR – London

Until 18:00 @ IPPR, 14 Buckingham Street,  London WC2N 6DF Speakers: Tasmina Ahmed-Sheikh MP, SNP National Women’s & Equalities Convener Jess Phillips MP, Women and Equalities Committee Other speakers tbc Recent years have seen a wave of women MPs speaking up on the disturbing misogynistic abuse many receive through social media. But reports from women […]

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24th March 2017 All Comments

One in ten nursery workers paid below the minimum wage – Family and Childcare Trust

New analysis by the Family and Childcare Trust finds that 20,000 nursery workers are being paid below the minimum wage. Despite flouting the law, these nurseries are receiving millions of pounds of government funding every year through free childcare offers and subsidies that help parents meet their childcare bills. These poverty wages will leave nursery […]

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24th March 2017 All Comments

Housing First and Homelessness Coordinator (Standing Together)

Job title:                    Housing First and Homelessness Coordinator Closing Date:           8:00am Tuesday, 18th April 2017 Organisation:           Standing Together Against Domestic Violence Website:                     www.standingtogether.org.uk              Description:             This is a new post which will work as part of a small housing team at Standing Together. The primary aim will be to develop a model for Housing […]

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Upcoming Events

29th March 2017

Make Money on eBay – short course

The Women’s Workshop is running a short course, starting on 1st March for five Wednesday mornings, at Ashington Leisure Centre. The course will cover how to make the most of trading on websites like eBay, and will include the chance to have a go at online trading with other members of the group. It’s FREE […]

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Upcoming Events

1st April 2017

Mini Glass Workshop with Helen Grierson at Gallery 45

A mini-workshop with Helen Grierson On these mini workshops you can turn up on any of the dates below for an hour’s session between 10 and 11 or 11.30 and 12.30 or 1 and 2 pm or 2.30 and 3.30 to “play ” with a variety of glass materials including glass granules, rods, and inclusions […]

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