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BBC Radio Coventry & Warwickshire – Annie Othen Show

Hi All

Rachel appeared on BBC Coventry and Warwickshire this morning talking about HIV and her story, you can listen again on iplayer, Rachel was on from 11.12 ish about an hour and fifteen into today’s show when available on their listen again.

Link to BBC Cov and Warks listen again here http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p001d7cm/broadcasts/2014/04

Select the 10th April show and Rachel will be on from around 1 hr 12 mins in from the start.

Thanks for your support as ever,

The Crescent Team

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BBC Radio Humberside – Peter Levy Show From 12.30 – Update 10/04 Listen again

Hi All,

Our Rachel will be on the Peter Levy show on BBC Radio Humberside 95.9FM or 1485AM from 12.30 today 08/04/14, talking about her life with HIV. You can listen live online using BBC Iplayer here; http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio/player/bbc_radio_humberside

Update 10/04/14 – You can now listen again to the interview here for the next 5 days http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p01vgc1x

Thanks for your support as ever

The Crescent Team

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Rachel Dilley Featured in Womans Own Magazine & On The Cover !

Hi All,

Rachel features in Womans Own magazine talking about her life with HIV in this week’s edition out now. We will post a link to the article when available!

Tickets for tomorrow night’s fashion show are all sold out but you can still get raffle tickets from Chloe James store in the high street, lots of wonderful prizes, so call now to get your ticket call 01727 843431 or email enquiries@chloejameslifestyle.co.uk

Many thanks for your ongoing support

The Crescent Team

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St Albans District News Attended Yesterday’s Sunday Lunch Talking To Members

Hi All,

St Albans District News reporter attended our Sunday Lunch yesterday talking to members about life with HIV and how the Crescent has helped them to deal with their diagnosis and other issues that impact on their life.

You can listen to the round the table discussion featuring some of the members who participated here;

http://stalbansdistrictblog.wordpress.com/2014/03/30/living-with-hiv-supporting-those-who-live-with-hiv-st-albans-hertfordshire/

We would like to thank St Albans District News for the opportunity and of course to those who took part in the discussion, a mixture of people living with and / or affected by HIV who attended our monthly support Sunday lunch event yesterday.

Thank you for your continued support

The Crescent Team

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Listen To Crescent Member Rachel Dilley Talking Live on Sydney’s KiiS1065 Breakfast Show

Hi all,

As promised here is our Rachel talking live on Sydney’s KIIS1065 Breakfast Show on Wednesday Morning their time. We are just so proud of Rachel, taking a stand against stigma and telling her story.


Keep watching this space, more news to come soon,

The Crescent Team

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Our Member Rachel Talking Live on Sydney Australia’s KIIS1065 Tomorrow night at 8.25 (our time)

Hi All,

Following her appearances on TV and in the press in the two weeks our member Rachel will be talking to Sydney’s premier breakfast show at 8.25pm GMT tomorrow about her life with HIV. You can listen live here http://iheartradio.net.au/widget/player.html?station=kiis1065

The producers are sending us a recording after the show which we will share too in case you cannot listen online.

Thank you for your continued support

The Crescent Team

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Chloe James Fashion Show 03 April from 7.00 in aid of The Crescent at the Cote Brasserie

Hi All,

We are very pleased to announce that on the evening of 03 April Chloe James Lifestyle will be holding a fashion show on Thursday 03 April from 7.00 pm in aid of the Crescent at the Cote Brasserie, High Street St Albans.

Tickets are now available from Chloe James store 12 High Street St Albans AL3 4EL, tel 01727 843431 or you can book via the Crescent on 01727 842532 too.

Complimentary drink on arrival and with every meal purchased either before or after the show plus a discount on clothing purchased in the store too. Please see poster for details of this.

Look forward to seeing you there,

Thanks for your on going support,

The Crescent Team

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More coverage in the Daily Mail, St Albans Review, Hertfordshire Mercury and more..

Hi all,

Here are some links to the latest articles featuring the Crescent and our member Rachel in the local and national press following the appearance in the Sunday People and ITV’s This Morning programme.

More to come as we have requests for interviews from news teams across the UK and as far away as Australia too.. Keep watching this space for more news coverage..

Hertfordshire Mercury articles here

http://www.hertfordshiremercury.co.uk/News/Hertfordshire-HIV-charity-The-Crescent-in-fundraising-battle-20140322101350.htm

http://www.hertfordshiremercury.co.uk/Health/Hertfordshire-woman-with-HIV-who-appeared-on-This-Morning-speaks-about-the-condition-20140321095713.htm

St Albans Review article here

http://www.stalbansreview.co.uk/news/11075903.Woman_who_thought_only_Africans_could_get_HIV_blames__lack_of_education_/

Daily Mail article here

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2582282/The-terrible-legacy-one-mothers-search-mid-life-love-Newly-single-39-Rachel-went-online-dating-What-happened-terrify-woman-tempted-same.html

Keep watching there is more to come..

Thanks for your support as ever

The Crescent Team

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Mail on Sunday Magazine – Femail – This weekend

Hi all,

Another article featuring Rachel Dilley and the Crescent is due in this weekend’s Mail on Sunday magazine too… More info to follow soon,

Thanks for your support

The Crescent Team

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