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In a world of misinformation and vested interests, it is important to have alternative media sources that are not beholden to wealthy backers and large corporations. Since our inception in early 2020, we have strived to report, write and analyse those stories, movements and people who look to transform our community and society for the better. We are constantly looking to

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Local rape crisis centre closes doors due to lack of funding

A severe lack of funding means survivors of rape and sexual violence in Herefordshire & Worcestershire will no longer be accepted onto the waiting list of our local specialist support service after it took the difficult decision to close its waiting list.ย  West Mercia Rape and Sexual Abuse Support Centre (WMRSASC), which offers specialist support to survivors of sexual violence,

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Questions Being Asked of Labour After Local Election Result // Opinion

The 6th of May and the subsequent weekend, where the extent of the damage done to the Labour Party’s power at local government level became clear, was painful for all of us who are Party members or of a progressive persuasion. Such events have become ritualistically painfulโ€”and embarrassing, given that the losses are tending now to come in traditionally working

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Trades Council calls for just and lasting peace between Palestine and Israel

Worcester Trades Union Council (WTUC) has welcomed the announcement of a ceasefire in the recently escalating conflict between Israel and Palestine. Whilst the ceasefire provides some respite from the recent violence, the local Trades Council have recognised the needfor a lasting peace between Palestine and Israel, one that is consistent with international law and respects equality and human rights. The

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