Strength of people working together

Dear Sir, — My letter this week is about two very different situations but one common theme: the strength of people working together.
Last Saturday, I had the honour of helping at the stall for the White Ribbon campaign. This is a UK charity set up by men advocating that no-one should stay silent or tolerate abuse and violence against women.
Congleton town is seeking to get a White Ribbon accreditation, which is a nationwide recognised accreditation, and at the makers’ market there was a pledge to sign, plus posters, information, as you would expect.
What was most surprising were the very personal stories that a number of people shared, indicating that they personally had suffered abuse or knew someone who had.

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