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Benefit Concert Programme 22nd Feb 2013

Hi all,

Thanks for all the enquiries about the evening, please see the programme below for details of the benefit concert on 22nd Feb at St Saviours, Sandpit Lane from 8pm. Hope to see you all there, thanks to all those who have worked so hard to make this happen for us and donated everything, absolutely outstanding generosity!

More to come, keep watching this space !

Thank again,

The Crescent Team

CB1008 The Crescent Charity Concert Programme FOR WEB

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Crescent Member Features in Daily Mail

Dear all,

Happy New Year!

We hope you had a chance to see the Stand Tall Get Snapped exhibition in London last month, if not there will be further chances to see this elsewhere we think. we will keep you posted.

Here is a link to an article talking about the issues facing those living with HIV and the STGS project in the Daily Mail featuring our very own Rachel http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2248616/We-thought-HIV-We-wrong-These-heterosexual-British-women-pervasive-HIV-longer-death-sentence.html

Thank you for your ongoing support, more news to follow shortly, sorry we have been a little quiet of late, but we are back in full flow now,more articles to come shortly.

Best wishes,

The Crescent Team

 

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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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Peter Tatchell Joins The Fight To Save The Crescent

Dear all,

The Human Rights Campaigner Peter Tatchell has released this statement in support of the Crescent;

“I’m surprised and shocked that the funding has been cut and awarded to another service provider, apparently without public consultation or open tendering. This looks unethical. I hope the council will give a full explanation and reconsider its decision,”

More articles to follow this week, keep watching this space!

Thanks for your support

The Crescent Team

 

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County Council Branded Rotten – Pink News Article Out Today

Hi All,

Another article out today in Pink News about the funding situation. It makes reference to the Private Eye article and talks about the service now being run by volunteers.

Link to the article is here http://www.pinknews.co.uk/2012/09/21/hertfordshire-council-branded-rotten-over-hiv-charity-decision/

Keep watching – more to come!

Have a good weekend and thanks for your 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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Radio Verulam Interview Thursday 13 September at 5.45

Hi all,

You can listen to the interview on Radio Verulam’s website here http://listenagain.radioverulam.com/station/archives/13 select the Thursday 5pm onwards entry and forward to 33 mins 44 seconds where the interview then starts. Crescent Manager Iain talking about the cuts imposed by Hertfordshire County Council, and the connection between Herts Aid and the County Council via Sally Newton as highlighted by Private Eye in their “Rotten Boroughs” feature in the current edition.

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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Another Article in SOSO Gay Today

Hi all,

Another article published today in SOSO Gay Magazine. You can read this here http://sosogay.co.uk/2012/hiv-in-hertfordshire-red-ribbons-at-dawn/ More to follow next week, keep watching this space!

Thanks for your continued support,

Best wishes

The Crescent Team

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