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Last night we heard from the new President of the Family Division, Sir Andrew McFarlane at our event to discuss the future challenges in upholding children’s rights, marking Universal Children’s Day.
Yesterday (23 October) Coram hosted 'In the Footsteps of Thomas Coram', an event with Sir Al Aynsley-Green, the first children’s commissioner for England, to discuss the issues raised in his new book 'The British Betrayal of Childhood', and the impact that Thomas Coram has had on his career.
Peter Capaldi urges the public to get behind Coram’s Crowdfunding Campaign this National Read a Book Day
To mark National Read a Book Day, former Doctor Who star and long-time Coram supporter Peter Capaldi has called upon the public to support Coram’s crowdfunding campaign to enable us to send a copy of our new children’s book Captain Coram: Champion for Children to every school in the UK.
Rights | Friday 24th August 2018
The Children Act, starring Dame Emma Thompson, opens in UK cinemas today (24 August), and explores how society treats children and how decisions about their welfare are made in complicated contexts and circumstances.
On Tuesday 19 June, a play commissioned by Coram chronicling the impact on young unaccompanied asylum seekers of desperate journeys to the UK, was performed and produced by National Youth Theatre at City Hall, London.