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  • 1 Sep 2014

    The Most Terrible Poverty

    All of our youth workers will recognise the strange occurrence of a group of young people meeting to spend an evening together on one of our buses and

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  • 8 May 2014

    Gang associated girls – Victims? Perpetrators? Let’s drop the labels and start treating them as people

    On the evening of Monday 24th March, All Hallows London Wall was packed with a variety of people from a spectrum of professions not normally seen in

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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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