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September 27th 2012
| by Gaby

Bristol West MP Stephen Williams visited The Salvation Army in Bristol (27 September) to view the work done by The Salvation Army in the local community.

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September 26th 2012
| by Mary

The Salvation Army’s new Northlands Lifehouse in Cardiff has been officially opened heralding a new start for homeless and vulnerably housed young people. More than a hostel, a Lifehouse gives people their lives back by offering activities and training to help improve the self-esteem, mental health and employment prospects of the young people.

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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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June 29th 2012
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A chef-turned-singer is thanking The Salvation Army in Liverpool for helping her rebuild her life and clinch a spot in a landmark concert at The Royal Opera House as part of the London 2012 Festival.

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June 1st 2012
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As celebrations of Her Majesty The Queen's Diamond Jubilee begin across the United Kingdom and Commonwealth, The Salvation Army is commemorating its longstanding connection with the British monarch.

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May 23rd 2012
| by Gaby

Homeless, lonely and vulnerable people in Edinburgh are getting the chance to join in the Scottish Cup Final celebrations

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May 16th 2012
| by Gaby

A 69-year old man has begun an 18-month sponsored walk across the UK to raise £100,000 for The Salvation Army’s work with homeless people and victims of human trafficking.

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March 14th 2012
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A woman who is ‘mum’ to South London’s gang members and a homeless man who is turning his life around are among many honoured at The Salvation Army's annual social services awards for giving their all to help others get their life back.

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January 13th 2012
| by Mary

Named ‘Harnall Lifehouse,’ the new facility is set to replace the 99-bed building in nearby Lincoln Street where The Salvation Army has served homeless people in the city since 1973.

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