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Refugee rescue in the Mediterranean photographer Doug Kuntz

Helen Hague  Rescue first, ask questions later

Imagine being holed up on a ship in the Mediterranean with 47 young migrants, many escaping torture, slavery and other forms of abuse...

Cameron Matthews  Blair Peach - 40 years on

On the 23rd April 1979, Blair Peach - a teacher, a trade unionist, a socialist and a father – was killed. Cameron Matthews, chair of...

Firefighters attending Grenfell Silent Walk

Andy Thompson  Grenfell silent walk

Members of the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) join the Grenfell silent walk on the 14th of every month to pay their respects to the 72...