Alison Lane: Director General of JUCONI Mexico

Alison Lane: Director General of JUCONI Mexico

On behalf of our staff and trustees, Railway Children would like to send our deepest condolences to our partners and friends, JUCONI Mexico following the death of their inspirational Director General, Alison Lane.
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Protecting vital services for young runaways in Liverpool

Protecting vital services for young runaways in Liverpool

Railway Children has joined forces with leading children’s charity Action for Children to secure the longer-term future of the Liverpool Young Runaways project, which was threatened with closure in May 2015 when it faced a severe funding cut of £158,000 by Liverpool City Council.
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Success for first Rail Rugby tournament

Success for first Rail Rugby tournament

The first ever ‘Rail Rugby’ tournament took place at Rugby School in Warwickshire, the world famous birthplace of the sport, and raised over £75,000. Twelve teams took part in the six-aside touch rugby competition, battling to win the inaugural trophy and helping to raise funds for Railway Children.
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Special charity steam train raises over £250,000

Special charity steam train raises over £250,000

Supporters of the charity and rail enthusiasts travelled on the Belmond British Pullman, sister train to the Venice Simplon Orient Express, on 4 June 2015.
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Big Lottery Fund grant awarded for India's vulnerable families

Big Lottery Fund grant awarded for India's vulnerable families

The Big Lottery Fund has awarded Railway Children a grant for £457,398 over 4 years to support a project working in nine areas of West Bengal, India.
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Empowering families in East Africa

Empowering families in East Africa

With one of our local partners, we have been running self-help groups to support families in setting up their own businesses so that they are able to provide for their children.
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