Norwood

Miliband hails 'fantastic' Norwood at £3m dinner

By Sandy Rashty, November 15, 2012

Ed Miliband has told 1,100 Norwood supporters that charities should never be regarded as “a soft touch” for government cuts.

Addressing Norwood’s annual dinner on Monday at London’s Grosvenor House, which raised £3 million-plus, the Labour leader acknowledged that it had been “a very tough year” for charities heavily reliant on private donors.

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Miliband hails 'fantastic' Norwood at £3m dinner

By Sandy Rashty, November 15, 2012

Ed Miliband has told 1,100 Norwood supporters that charities should never be regarded as "a soft touch" for government cuts.

Addressing Norwood's annual dinner on Monday at London's Grosvenor House, which raised £3 million-plus, the Labour leader acknowledged that it had been "a very tough year" for charities heavily reliant on private donors.

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Highlights from the Norwood annual dinner

November 14, 2012

All the highlights from the Norwood annual dinner, with appearances by Simon Cowell, Chris Evans, Myleene Klass and Ed Milliband.

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Desmond is OK with Young Norwood

October 25, 2012

Media boss and Norwood president Richard Desmond had advice for budding entrepreneurs when addressing a Young Norwood evening at the London Film Museum in Covent Garden.

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Norwood fined £70k for 'staggering' data protection breach

By Anna Sheinman, October 11, 2012

Highly sensitive information about the care of four young children disappeared after being left by a Norwood Ravenswood social worker outside a London home.

The charity was this week fined £70,000 by the Information Commissioner’s Office for breaching the Data Protection Act.

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Edgware flats boost independent living

September 27, 2012

A block of seven two-bedroom flats enabling those with special needs to lead independent lives has been formally opened in Edgware.

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Norwood showcases artworks

By Sandy Rashty, September 20, 2012

Three hundred guests mingled with Norwood residents during an art showcase at the Halcyon Gallery in Mayfair last Thursday evening.

The 170 pieces of art, from canvasses to glasswork, were created by adult residents and sold to raise more than £22,000 for the charity’s social enterprise work, which encourages residents to create and sell more art.

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Children suffer as families face mounting debts

By Simon Rocker, July 26, 2012

Norwood, the family services agency, has reported a 20 per cent rise in its caseload since last year as economic conditions increase the strain on Jewish homes.

The London- based agency says that it is now supporting around 600 children and their families — with around two-thirds of cases related to the consequences of marital breakdown.

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1960s JC found in time capsule at Norwood site

July 19, 2012

The JC has a headline role in a time capsule found by builders working on a £16.5 million leisure and health centre for Lambeth Council and Lambeth NHS.

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