Posts Tagged ‘determined’

£15m British boost for humanitarian efforts in Ukraine

Comments Off | 02-25-2015

There are now more than one million people in Ukraine who have been forced from their homes and five million living in conflict-affected areas. The capacity of host communities to provide shelter is exhausted and humanitarian access to those in need remains challenging.
The UK’s announcement comes as the UN and the Government of Ukraine prepare

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Older people helped to live independently thanks to government funding

Comments Off | 12-8-2014

Older people will receive support to stay independent for longer thanks to a £1 million investment in housing advice services, Housing Minister Brandon Lewis announced today (5 December 2014).
The £1 million funding for FirstStop next year builds on more than £3 million already invested by the government since 2011 – this means they can continue offering

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Nick Clegg speech at Leeds Economic Conference

Comments Off | 07-6-2014

Across Yorkshire, you can feel the excitement building about tomorrow’sGrand Départ. Every city, town and village in this region is determined to give the Tour De France the best send-off it’s ever seen. Right from the start, they’ve been committed to making the most of this fantastic opportunity for the future.
Economically, it’s estimated that the

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Cadets aim to raise £1 million for tree project honouring war dead

Comments Off | 06-30-2014

The aim of the Woodland Trust’s First World War centenary woods project is to create 4 centenary woods, one in each of the 4 home nations, where thousands of trees will be planted. Many of these will be dedicated by the public in honour of their ancestors who fought in the Great War, and those

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