Offenders Learn New Skills

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Offenders are brushing up on their skills as part of a project that is giving Ashton’s Hurst Community Centre a new lease of life. People carrying out Community Payback are painting the hall while also gaining qualifications run by training provider Novus. The centre, in Kings Road, hosts a wide range of local groups, including…

Offenders Learn New Skills

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ABCOffenders are brushing up on their skills as part of a project that is giving Ashton’s Hurst Community Centre a new lease of life. People carrying out Community Payback are painting the hall while also gaining qualifications run by training provider Novus. The centre, in Kings Road, hosts a wide range of local groups, including…

Red Light For Drink Driving

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Mark has been enthused by a programme he completed following a drink driving conviction. The father-of-two was sentenced in October, 2014, for driving while over the alcohol limit. It’s the second time in five years that he has committed the offence. Mark believes that completing the Drink Impaired Driving Scheme (DIDS), run by the Cheshire…

Red Light For Drink Driving

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Mark has been enthused by a programme he completed following a drink driving conviction. The father-of-two was sentenced in October, 2014, for driving while over the alcohol limit. It’s the second time in five years that he has committed the offence. Mark believes that completing the Drink Impaired Driving Scheme (DIDS), run by the Cheshire…

Cabbie Meets Attacker In Restorative Justice

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Taxi driver Mohammed came face-to-face with the man who robbed him at knifepoint as part of a process called Restorative Justice. Matthew, aged 22, was sentenced to 12 months in custody following the attack, in which he demanded the cabbie hand over his cash. Restorative Justice (RJ) helps victims by giving them the chance to…