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June 15th 2015
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Lieutenant-Colonel Hugh Nimmo passed away on 3rd June having served as a Salvation Army officer for 86 years. He was the oldest Salvation Army officer in the United Kingdom.

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April 8th 2015
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Keith Young, who is workshop supervisor for Ilford’s Recycles social enterprise project, has been nominated for a Guardian Sustainable Business award in the Unsung Hero of the Year category.

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April 2nd 2015
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Two Salvationists are among 178 local unsung heroes to receive Maundy money from the Queen at the special Royal Maundy service at Sheffield Church of England Cathedral today, 2 April 2015.

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March 13th 2015
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A 25-year-old man living at a Salvation Army Lifehouse in Stoke-on-Trent was a finalist for an award at a red carpet ceremony organised by The Prince’s Trust

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February 13th 2015
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It’s that time of year again when those loved up desperately look for last minute chocolates, flowers or cuddly toys for their partners, where new couples fret about the message a particular gift will send, and where couples with children try not to let their abundant lack of sleep get in the way – yes, it’s Valentine’s Day.

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December 30th 2014
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The founder and creator of a community interest company which delivers innovative courses to homeless people at The Salvation Army's homeless centre, Swan Lodge Lifehouse in Sunderland, has been included in the New Year honours list. 
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December 16th 2014
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With sadness, we share the news of the promotion to Glory* of Lieut-Colonel (Dr) Ray Steadman-Allen OF** on 15 December 2014. 

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August 22nd 2014
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An MSP has donated his old clothes to the Salvation Army in Dalkeith after a life-changing diet to cure his diabetes.
 

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July 11th 2014
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A forward-thinking, retired Salvation Army officer and surgeon – who spent a lifetime working overseas, transforming the lives of leprosy sufferers – celebrates his 101st birthday in Hawick on Sunday 13 July 2014.

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June 17th 2014
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Four years ago Abdi Faatax was living on the streets. Now thanks to The Salvation Army, the 29-year-old is following his dream of working as chef.

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