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Inquiry calls to scrap police recording system putting missing children at risk

Inquiry calls to scrap police recording system putting missing children at risk

Railway Children welcomes this week’s report from the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Runaway and Missing Children and Adults which has called for a controversial police recording system to be scrapped.
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4th Railway Children Breakfast Meeting – with Nicola Shaw

4th Railway Children Breakfast Meeting – with Nicola Shaw

Nicola Shaw CBE was the keynote speaker at Railway Children’s first breakfast meeting of 2016. On March 15th – the day before the publication of The Shaw Report on ‘the future shape and financing of Network Rail’ – Nicola Shaw addressed an invited audience of Railway Children’s supporters from across the rail industry.
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Station to Station

Station to Station

Station to Station

Railway Children has been chosen as one of the charities to benefit from Station to Station - the rail industry’s nationwide programme of special events to celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday.
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Missing children are still falling through the net

Missing children are still falling through the net

Railway Children is calling for changes in the official response when young people go missing....
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CSE Awareness Day

CSE Awareness Day

CSE Awareness Day

Today Railway Children pledges its support for Child Sexual Exploitation Awareness Day. As a member of the NWG Network, we are committed to raising awareness of child sexual exploitation - and to fighting it - today and every day.
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New report suggests Nightstop emergency accommodation could help 14 and 15 year olds

New report suggests Nightstop emergency accommodation could help 14 and 15 year olds

A study commissioned by Railway Children has found that some 14 and 15 year olds could benefit from emergency accommodation in the homes of approved hosts.
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New resources to educate UK children on the risks of running away

New resources to educate UK children on the risks of running away

Railway Children has recently launched a resource pack to help children and young people understand the risks of running away.
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New lifeline for young runaways

New lifeline for young runaways

Railway Children is launching a new initiative to help 16 and 17-year-olds in the North East and Cumbria who have run away from home.
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