Tagged with: South West England

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  1. Journalist

    This year, we visited an inspiring project full of young people spending some time away from their homes and their normal routines, enjoying their school holidays. Read on to find out about the Music 4 Life project run by Wren Music in Devon.  

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  2. Journalist

    Imagine you could experience severe sunburn just by going on a short trip to the supermarket. That’s what happened to three-year-old Eddison from Kent. After being taken to the shops or out in his pram, his skin would turn red and blister, even if he was fully clothed and there was little sunshine.

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  3. Journalist

    The Wave Project, which is supported by BBC Children in Need, runs surfing courses for local children and young people aged 8 to 18 with exceptional difficulties in their lives. Some of the children who attend are facing challenges associated with abuse and neglect, exclusion, ADHD, Autistic Spectrum Disorder, eating disorders and bullying.

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  4. Chief Fundraiser

    As we’ve come to expect, this week’s tour of the South West uncovered some very eclectic fundraising activity, and we’ve chosen a few who really stood out.

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  5. Journalist

    Case study about Ethan who benefits from the support of Graham, a Support Worker at BIBIC, funded by BBC Children in Need.

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  6. Journalist

    BBC Children in Need supports The Elizabeth Foundation, which helps deaf children learn to listen and talk.

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  7. BBC Children in Need Editorial

    To celebrate St George's Day, we've been out on the water with children from St George’s School on the Isle of Wight. All the students have learning difficulties and physical disabilities, so it’s really important to them that they get to have the same experiences as other children.

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  8. Digital Content Producer

    Staff members from B&Q in Southampton have set off on a four-day 240-mile commute to Lille in France, hoping to raise over £6000 for BBC Children in Need.

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  9. Digital Content Producer

    Chris Evans' CarFest South event last weekend was a huge success - and he's now getting ready to thrill the crowds at CarFest North in Cheshire on 8/9 September!

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