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The Herefordshire and Worcestershire branch of Unite the Union has pledged to donate Β£1500 to the West Mercia Rape & Sexual Abuse Support Centre (WMRSASC), a charity that provides crucial support for victims of sexual abuse, assault, and harassment in the West Mercia area. WMRSASC has encountered financial difficulties recently, with its counselling service having to close its doors to

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Reclaim the Night Walk in Worcester Tonight

This evening residents of Worcester have the chance to walk the streets of the city in order to reclaim space for women and girls. The Reclaim the Night walk is being organised by Reclaim the Night Worcester and The Women’s Equality Party Worcestershire and its aim is to raise awareness and demand change regarding the root causes of male violence.

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Tory Corruption Poisons Us All

Often, the most clear-eyed understandings come from a true grasp of what the alternative looks like. If you want a new and refreshing perspective on Britain, ask a first generation immigrant. Years back, one of Worcester’s restaurateurs told me of his enthusiasm for Britain. Not the doe-eyed, romanticised vision of a new mother country; he wasn’t interested in being part

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An Open Letter to Conservatives

The Conservative and Unionist Party is the most formidable electoral force in the West. For centuries it has dominated British politics, dispatching the principal opponents of each era with merciless efficiency. Though progressives may rail against it from generation to generation, the Conservative party has endured; bastion of monarchy, nation, traditional morality and fiscal restraint. Indeed, the man I admire

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