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Gambling Prevalence Study shows Increase in UK Problem Gambling

15th Feb 2011
Public Affairs

The Government must take urgent action in response to a report showing a rise in the number of problem gamblers, says a group of churches and faith groups.

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Marriage Debated in the House of Lords during Marriage Week

11th Feb 2011
Public Affairs

CARE research quoted extensively

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Helping Families Keep Safe Online

8th Feb 2011
Public Affairs

Act now by encouraging your MP to adopt a strong stance on supporting parents to protect their children online

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CARE Trafficking Report: Why the UK should opt-in

7th Feb 2011
Dan Boucher

A report released today highlights where current UK legislation falls short of the much needed provisions on human trafficking, as set out in the EU Trafficking Directive.

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And the Valentine’s Day card goes to…

2nd Feb 2011
Public Affairs

Show 27 million people you care by sending two Valentine’s cards this year: one to that special someone and one to… David Cameron?!

Cold Turkey

1st Feb 2011
Public Affairs

Valentine’s day.  For many, this is a day to shower their beloved with kisses, presents and flowers.  For me, 14th  February acts as a wonderful excuse to focus my energy on my first love, Chocolate.   Well… it’s everywhere a

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Is Euthanasia a Religious Issue?

7th Dec 2010
Public Affairs

Margo MacDonald suggests that MSPs who voted against her End of Life Assistance (Scotland) Bill were unduly influenced by the churches and religious people.

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Press coverage at Pornography Conference

22nd Nov 2010
Public Affairs

Urgent and radical action is needed to help families and individuals menaced by the perils of pornography.

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Scottish Parliamentary Committee Rejects Euthanasia and Assisted Suicide Bill

18th Nov 2010
Public Affairs

The Scottish Parliamentary Committee looking at the End of Life Assistance (Scotland) Bill today overwhelming rejected the legalisation of euthanasia and assisted suicide in Scotland.  The End of Life Assistance (Scotland) Bill Committ

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The Big Society and the Church

17th Nov 2010
Public Affairs

This weekend CARE is involved in an important and timely conference, The Big Society and the Church, which is being held in Swansea on Saturday 20th November.