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Generous Support From County Councillors Helps The Crescent

Hi all,

Please see this article in the St Albans Review about the assistance we have received from local Councillors helping us keep the doors open to help those living with HIV in Hertfordshire.

http://www.stalbansreview.co.uk/news/9972037.Generous_support_floods_in_to_keep_an__absolutely_invaluable__HIV_charity_in_St_Albans_open/

The Crescent Team

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BBC3 Counties Broadcasts Yesterday 18/09 Breakfast Show

Hi all,

Link to yesterday’s coverage below of the save the crescent story on BBC3 Counties Radio, including interviews with service users and John Sessions, from 6.45 am, (42mins 29 secs ) plus coverage at every news bulletin on the half hour and hour, (from 1hr 30 mins 10 secs) all the way to midday, and an interview with the Crescent Manager just before 8 am (at 1hr 54 mins and 50 seconds).

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00xrn89

More to come, keep watching..thanks for staying with us, we won’t give up…

Best wishes

The Crescent Team

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More BBC Coverage Today

Hi All,

Another interview broadcast on BBC3 Counties breakfast show this morning and we are featuring in the news bulletins every half hour.. more to come… keep watching this space.. We will keep fighting on, even if we have to organise a protest, or something more direct to draw national attention to this appalling situation.

Thank you for your continued support,

The Crescent Team

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BBC3 Counties 14 September Interview

Hi all,

Another interview that you can listen to now via the BBC3CR website here;  http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p001d7m8 Crescent Manager Iain talks to presenter Iain Lee about the Private Eye article, working as a volunteer, and the prospect of chaining himself to the department of health, or county hall…

Thank you for your continued support… more to come, including further radio appearances next week, and details of another investigation on going at present… keep watching this space..

Best wishes

The Crescent Team

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BBC 3 Counties Radio Updated !! now on from 6.45 am

Hi All,

We will be appearing on BBC3 Counties radio Breakfast Show tomorrow, (Friday 14th) please do tune in after 6.30am if you can. If you are unable to at that time it will be available on the BBC Iplayer for a further 7 days to listen again.

Here is a link to BBC 3 Counties site; http://www.bbc.co.uk/threecountiesradio/programmes

The Breakfast show hosted by Iain Lee and is on from 6am to 9am every weekday.

Best wishes

The Crescent team

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Radio Verulam DriveTime – Amended now Thursday from 5pm

Hi all,

The St Albans review article out now is proving very popular ! We will be on Radio Verulam http://www.radioverulam.com/ Thursday afternoon on the Drive Time show too, tune in if you  can they cover St Albans, Harpenden, Redbourn, Radlett, Elstree, Borehamwood, Hemel Hempstead, Hatfield, Welwyn Garden City and surrounding areas on 92.6FM and online too. There is more to follow! Keep watching this space for more updates and thank you for your support.

The Crescent Team

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Pink News Article Out Today

Dear all,

Another article in the Pink News today, you can read this here http://www.pinknews.co.uk/2012/09/03/hertfordshire-hiv-charity-faces-imminent-closure-due-to-council-funding-axe/

More to come, including a major exposé.. keep watching this space…

Thanks for your ongoing support, very much appreciated,

Best wishes

The Crescent Team

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