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October 17th 2012
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Octogenarian Ken Bovey has received the British Empire Medal for a lifetime’s voluntary charitable service through The Salvation Army.

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October 13th 2012
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The event began in Sneinton, Nottingham – birthplace of Salvation Army Founder William Booth – on Saturday morning when the Lord Mayor of Nottingham (Councillor Leon Unczur) greeted the Army's world leader. Later, numerous Salvationists witnessed to their faith in the city's Market Square. Lincoln Band and Nottingham Arnold Corps (church) members shared the gospel with passers-by, information stalls attracted interest and the divisional emergency vehicle served free refreshments.

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October 12th 2012
| by Gaby
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Photo of David Cameron on stage at the Conservative Party Conference

A fringe event at the Conservative Party Conference on Monday featured the work of The Salvation Army's Employment Plus in particular its success at helping young people into work through the Work Programme.

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October 10th 2012
| by Gaby
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Only eight weeks after the excitement of the London 2012 Mountain Bike event, the Hadleigh Farm Olympic Mountain Bike venue once again came to life on Friday 5 October, as Essex County Council and The Salvation Army teamed up with British Cycling to host a number of sporting and cultural activities at the venue.

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October 10th 2012
| by Gaby

Bermondsey and Old Southwark MP Simon Hughes visited The Salvation Army in Southwark on Wednesday 10 October to view the work done by The Salvation Army in the local community.

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October 10th 2012
| by Mary

Local children have enjoyed a week of fun activities including rap, graffiti art and street dance as part of a special Salvation Army event.

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October 10th 2012
| by Mary

A Cambuslang-based project that gives support to homeless people received a Royal seal of approval this week.

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October 5th 2012
| by Gaby
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As part of the Free Church Delegation, The Salvation Army’s Public Affairs team attended the Liberal Democrat Christian Forum Prayer Breakfast.  The Minister of State for Pensions Steve Webb MP spoke during the Forum.
 

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October 5th 2012
| by Gaby
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The Salvation Army as part of the Free Church delegation to the Labour Party Conference met with a number of MPs to discuss issues of inequality.

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October 3rd 2012
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Players from Booth House Lifehouse in Whitechapel, London held their nerve during a dramatic football final to be crowned overall winners of the 2012 Salvation Army Partnership Trophy on Wednesday 3 October.

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