Pet safe neighbourhood for Guy Fawkes
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Catherine Bindon from Ban the Boom has created these colourful
and positive posters for you to use to show you don't
support the use of fireworks in your neighbourhood over the
next few weeks distressing our animals and birds.
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Gordon Campbell: On Compensating Afghan Civilian Casualties
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