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August 2012

August 20th 2012
| by Gaby

On the 100th anniversary of the death of William Booth, social reformer and co-founder of The Salvation Army, the church and charity commissioned a YouGov survey looking at whether social issues for families have changed from those identified by The Salvation Army a century ago.

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August 16th 2012
| by Gaby

A Salvation Army spokesperson said: "We welcome any initiative that helps prevent homelessness. Through our numerous churches and social centres we provide support for vulnerable people including young people and former offenders on a daily basis and we welcome the commitment to earlier support for those groups in the strategy.

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August 12th 2012
| by Gaby
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The Salvation Army was again on hand at the Olympic Men's Marathon on Sunday 12 August to distribute bottled water to the crowds along the route and to emergency services personnel and staff from the Corporation of London.

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August 10th 2012
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All the latest news from the London 2012 Mountain Biking Event at Hadleigh Farm on 11 and 12 August.

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August 8th 2012
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We had a quick Q&A session with volunteer Daniel McKeon, who has helped The Salvation Army distribute water across London to thirsty spectators during the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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August 7th 2012
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Volunteers from The Salvation Army handed out more than 2,800 bottles of water to spectators of the London 2012 Women's Marathon on Sunday.

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