Imelda Redmond CBE

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Why We Should Commit to Discussing Politics More in the Classroom

(2) Comments | Posted 26 January 2016 | (08:28)

Today 4Children launches the findings of our six-month national inquiry into family life, asking whether Britain's families are Thriving or Surviving? We heard from more than five thousand parents and young people across Britain about their daily lives, challenges and their aspirations for the future.

Young people...

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Caring Enough for Our Future?

(0) Comments | Posted 19 July 2012 | (17:55)

The Government's White Paper 'Caring for our future' and the plethora of documents which accompanied it represent something of a double edged sword for those of us working to improve services for people in the last few days and months of life.

Viewed solely from the standpoint of terminally ill...

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So the English Do Like Talking About Death After All

(0) Comments | Posted 9 July 2012 | (01:00)

It is often said that English people do not like to talk about death. Last week's publication of the first national survey of the bereaved has gone some way to dispelling such a notion. The survey had an impressive response rate. Almost half of those who were contacted as part...

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