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Brixton battle to save children's services

Issue No. 2278

Protesting in Brixton for children

Protesting in Brixton for children's services (Pic: Guy Smallman)

Protesters assembled in Brixton, south London, against cuts to youth services last Saturday.

Children’s services in Lambeth have already had over £12 million worth of cuts in the last year.

This has meant the almost total destruction of the in-house Adventure Playground Service, severe cuts in opening hours at One O’clock clubs and sackings of children’s services staff.

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Tue 15 Nov 2011, 19:02 GMT
Issue No. 2278
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