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Sew easy to help: Local charity makes a big difference

Across Exeter and Devon sewing machines have been put into action to help young girls get a better education. Seamstresses of all levels have been busy making reusable sanitary towels to help combat the ‘period poverty’ suffered by girls in Buburi, a remote community in Western Kenya. Friends of...

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By News Desk Posted: Friday, May 18, 2018 - 5:27pm Updated: 18/05/2018 - 10:08pm
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