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Dolly puts children’s reading first

Dolly Parton has teamed up with Scotland’s national children’s charity Children 1st to encourage the public to spark the love of reading in every child.

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Unite Community publishes benefits guide to help people losing jobs

Unite Community has published a handy guide to help thousands of workers maximise their income following redundancy.

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Opinion

The Rooftop joins IMPRESS

The Rooftop has taken another step forward in its long term development by signing up to press-regulator IMPRESS.

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A 2020 view from The Rooftop

Check out the top ten positive news stories from 2020!

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Charities urge united front against hate speech

Leading charities have backed a united front to combat hate speech online after a survey conducted by Charities Against Hate, revealed that over four-fifths of charity beneficiaries have experienced online hate.

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Lebanon Needs a New Start

Lebanon is mired in its most serious crisis since the 1975-90 civil war, and the recent explosion in Beirut is just the tip of the iceberg. Any hope the country might have of rising from...

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