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Find Out About Midtown's Big Ideas Exchange

Posted by Petrie Hosken on October 28, 2014 at 11:08AM

Information about Midtown's Big Ideas Exchange, plus a chance to win a £1000 Sony laptop.

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Is it time that girls were taught about FGM in school?

Posted by Petrie Hosken on February 18, 2014 at 04:32AM

Police are targeting a secret network of travel agents, money lenders, doctors and taxi drivers who help female genital mutilation happen in Britain, it has emerged.

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Your Confidential Medical Records for Sale

Posted by Petrie Hosken on August 18, 2013 at 15:58PM

A secret plan to sell confidential medical records to private companies for as little as £1 has been drawn up by officials.

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How do we stop forced marriages?

Posted by Petrie Hosken on August 10, 2013 at 13:56PM

The Home Office says the summer marks a peak in reports of forced marriage cases - but what is the solution?

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Driving Test Horror Stories

Posted by Petrie Hosken on August 04, 2013 at 14:54PM

What are your driving test or lesson horror stories?

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Can an extra-marital affair ever be a good thing?

Posted by Petrie Hosken on June 16, 2013 at 16:34PM

Have you ever had an affair or have you forgiven a partner who cheated on you? Can things ever be the same?

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'I came face-to-face with the man who raped me': one of the most moving calls I've ever taken

Posted by Petrie Hosken on May 18, 2013 at 16:49PM

Should a man who admits killing up to 400 people in his home country should be given a second chance here in Britain? Here's one of the strongest arguments against someone like him being granted asylum.

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Is Operation Yewtree "the persecution of old men" as one barrister's suggested?

Posted by Petrie Hosken on May 11, 2013 at 15:23PM

Barrister Barbara Hewson thinks we should lower the age of consent to 13 and Operation Yewtree is engaged in "the persecution of old men". Is she right?

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Does Bullying in schools need to be taken more seriously?

Posted by Petrie Hosken on May 05, 2013 at 16:46PM

A group of parents who say their children committed suicide after being bullied are calling on David Cameron to introduce a new law to tackle the problem.

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Dealing with the effects of child abuse and coping with phobias

Posted by Petrie Hosken on April 28, 2013 at 16:33PM

A woman's won £20,000 in damages from a city council saying social workers' failed to take her away from her abusive mother when she was a child. 34 year old Colette Elliot claimed her mother beat, starved and neglected her. Should you be able to sue for abuse? Plus, are you embarrassed of your phobia?

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