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Couple petition minister to add “heart” to civil partnership conversion

A Devon couple presented the Minister for Equalities with a 40,000 signature petition requesting a change to the regulations which govern the civil partnership to same sex marriage conversion. Conversion of civil partnerships into marriage will be allowed as of 10th December 2014. However according to the draft Regulations 2014Read More

£20 million funding to help children adopted from care

In 2013, according to statistics, less than half of children adopted performed up to the standard levels in school. In contrast, seventy-five percent of children who were not adopted managed to meet the expected levels. This dramatic gap is indicative of the huge disadvantage that adopted children have at havingRead More