National Missing Persons Helpline renamed

first_imgNational Missing Persons Helpline renamed The National Missing Persons Helpline, the only UK charity that works with young runaways, missing and unidentified people, their families and others who care for them, has been renamed Missing People. Its change of name coincided with today’s International Missing Children’s Day. The charity unveiled its re-launched official yellow charity ribbon via a large scale projection on Marble Arch, London last night as well as the first ever UK direct mailing to help find missing children.The projection included photographs of Madeleine McCann, Samantha Osborn and Javian Matthews, as well as the relaunched Yellow Ribbon. Advertisement AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1  19 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1 Ribbons can be purchased direct from the charity for £1 each, and will also be available from selected Snappy Snaps stores nationwide from the start of June.center_img About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. Tagged with: Giving/Philanthropy Howard Lake | 24 May 2007 | Newslast_img read more

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‘Hemsworth effect’ fuels demand for acreages near Byron

first_img The entry makes a statement with custom artwork and a feature timber ledge. Construction is well underway on Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky’s Broken Head pad. Photo: MediamodeThe mega mansion being built by Hollywood heart-throb Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky in Broken Head, near Byron Bay, has fuelled intense interest in the region.Under construction on a 4.2ha site, the home is expected to include six bedrooms, rooms for exercise, games and media, as well as a 50m rooftop pool. “The Hemsworths have really put the area on the map,” Mr Walters said.“They’re really down-to-earth people — I mean Liam Hemsworth was out the front of our office the other day ordering a burger after going for a surf. “But there is a bit of ‘Hemsworth effect’ going on; people do enjoy the fact that a Hollywood A-lister lives close by. “And if it’s good enough for the Hemsworths, then it’s good enough for everyone else.” The stylish country estate on Friday Hut Rd, Tintenbar sold to a Gold Coast buyer for $3.4 million.A GOLD Coast buyer beat off fierce competition to secure a stunning country estate just south of Byron Bay where the ‘Hemsworth effect’ is fuelling intense demand.Tullamore Estate on Friday Hut Road in Tintenbar, around 30 minutes from the heart of Byron Bay, sold for $3.4 million amid a frenzy of offers last week.The stylishly renovated six-bedroom home on 8.9ha enjoys lush rural views all the way to the ocean between Byron and Ballina in NSW. If you’re swimming with the Hemsworths in Byron, the pool is the next best thing.COVID-19 travel restrictions continue to hamper interstate buyers who are now on a waitlist for renovated homes in acreage settings.“We’re fielding interstate inquiries from five to seven people each day now, dreaming about making a move,” Mr Walters said.“Melbourne is leading the way in terms of interest followed by Sydney and then the Gold Coast.” Mansion has four levels of luxury A cup of tea or cocktails will go down a treat with views like this.More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa7 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag1 day agoBuyers are keen on the Far North Coast fringe pockets of Tintenbar, Knockrow and Newrybar, located closer to the Pacific Motorway.“Compared to premium suburbs like Byron and Coopers Shoot, those fringe suburbs are more affordable and very popular right now,” Mr Walters said. MORE: Hundreds of buyers line up for sinking Burleigh house The home has been fully renovated in a modern coastal style. The lush rural outlook extends to the ocean between Byron Bay and Ballina.“It was listed at offers over $3.2 million and had one offer after another beating each other by $50,000 until we eventually got a buyer at $3.4 million,” said Braden Walters, principal of Belle Property – Byron Bay and Lennox Head, who handled the sale alongside Elizabeth James.“It was a really close race as there were a number of people trying to get up here to look at it before it was sold.”last_img read more

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