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Safe and Sound Reaches Number One

17 Feb 2006

The Children's Society is pleased to report that Early Day Motion 393, Protecting Runaway Children, is in top position in the current parliamentary session, having been signed by over 335 MPs ahead

Emmerdale's John Middleton Back From His Costa Caper!

14 Feb 2006

Emmerdale's John Middleton returned safely back to the UK on Friday having spent 10 days trekking through Costa Rica for The Children's Society.

Vanessa Feltz Comes A-Knocking For House to House 2007

12 Feb 2006

Broadcaster and columnist Vanessa Feltz is to front this year's House to House campaign.

Court of Appeal ruling safeguards rights for young people leaving care

13 Oct 2010

The Children's Society today welcomes a legal ruling that clarifies the duty of local authorities to provide accommodation for young people leaving care at the age of 18 where their welfare require

Experiences of children in care highlighted by BBC Panorama documentary

11 Oct 2010

'Kids in Care' highlights experiences of children in care as the government talks of the role of the 'big society'

The Children's Society's comment on the up-coming comprehensive spending review

4 Oct 2010

The Children's Society today implores the coalition government to take seriously the needs of society’s most vulnerable when they announce the comprehensive spending review.

A Festival of Childhood

23 Sep 2010

On 23 September we held our annual event A Festival of Childhood at Leicester Cathedral.

Coalition Government must seize opportunity to establish powerful and independent Office of Children's Rights Commissioner

20 Sep 2010

The Children's Society, as part of a coalition led by The Children’s Rights Alliance for England (CRAE), is today calling on the Government to maintain and enhance the good work done by The Childre

Outcry! concern about government wavering on child detention pledge

16 Sep 2010

In the same week that Medical Justice released a report documenting further the damaging effect

Remember A Charity Week

13 Sep 2010

The Children's Society is pleased to be involved with the UK's largest cross charity campaign, Remember A Charity Week, 13-19 September.