Sailesh Patel
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Men in Leicester speak out over domestic abuse

Men in Leicester have spoken out to encourage others to come forward and get help if they are trapped in abusive relationships.

Sailesh Patel is one of a number of men who have contacted the Safe Project, a domestic abuse charity in Leicester.

The service has been operating for almost a year and supports victims with counselling and other services.

Simon Ward spoke to Mr Patel and project manager Meena Kumari.

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