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  • 17 Dec 2013

    Seeing the Invisible

    Two weeks ago the Children’s Commissioner’s report on Child Sexual Exploitation in Gangs and Groups hit the headlines.  With 16,500 young people at ri

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  • 14 Mar 2013

    The Verge of Exclusion: by Patrick Regan OBE, Founder and CEO of XLP

    Recently, a study by Edinburgh University was published showing that pupils aged 12 who are excluded from school are four times as likely as other chi

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  • 21 Dec 2012

    The Answer is Yes!

    Chelsea Bell joined the XLP team in September 2011 as a gap year student.

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  • 3 Mar 2012

    'No Ceiling To Hope' Book Review

    "Anyone that knows me knows that I spend very little time reading and when I do read, it tends to be magazines about celebrities.

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  • 21 Apr 2015

    The XLP Gap Year: First Impressions

    For the last 8 years XLP have been operating the ‘Experience’ gap year programme across South East and East London Boroughs.

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  • 14 Feb 2012

    Camden: A day in the life of a youth worker

    LifeWest9 catches up with Sarah Featherstone of the hip, urban charity XLP. What is XLP? What is it trying to achieve and how?  

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