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Smithy Fenn and Dale Farm Video

'A generation of children growing up ... knowing that they're not wanted' - video on the Guardian Website. Eighty-six Traveller families living on unauthorised sites face the prospect of becoming 'homeless on wheels' if ...
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Briefing paper for the All Party Parliamentary Group on Gypsies and Travellers

Briefing paper given on Thursday 9 December. Introduction. The inequalities experienced by Gypsy and Traveller communities are widely documented (EHRC Research Report No 9: 2009, EHRC Triennial Review: 2010) and it is not the ...
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Boating Community Alert

Article written by Boaters of the Kennet and Avon British Waterways (BW) appears to be going ahead with local mooring strategies in other areas which it defines as ‘hotspots’ before the pilot local mooring ...
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New Toolkit from FFT

This guide is designed to help Gypsy Travellers come together to form Resident or Community groups. The toolkit is designed so that you can read those pages relevant to you rather than the whole ...
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Government addresses Security of Tenure

Government issue statement that addresses Security of Tenure issue: http://www.communities.gov.uk/news/corporate/1700758 . Friends, Families and Travellers response: We welcome the government’s intention to introduce security of tenure on local authority Gypsy sites, as they have ...
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New Gypsy Traveller Organisation Map

Need to find Gypsy Traveller organisations or services in your area? Browse our interactive map to find the organisation you are looking for. You can browse by organisation name, area, or clients they serve. ...
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Friend and Enemy: Caravan fire safety for Travellers.

Traveller Joe Jones talks to Kent Fire and Rescue Service about fire safety in trailers, both on the roadside and permanent sites. This DVD shows how to keep fire as our friend as well ...
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Friends, Families and Travellers co-author EHRC report

Friends, Families and Travellers co-author Equality and Human Rights Commission's report: 'Inequalities experienced by Gypsy and Traveller communities: A review', produced by Sarah Cemlyn (University of Bristol), Margaret Greenfields (Bucks New University) and Chris ...
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Health and Well Being Project

Filmed by the Pfizer Foundation as part of their grants programme.
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