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In the Media

JD Wetherspoon ordered to pay damages

Added: May 21, 2015 | In the Media

JD Wetherspoon ordered to pay £24,000 in damages after judge rules staff denied Gypsies and Travellers entry as reported in the Mirror.

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European Parliament proposes official Romani Holocaust Memorial Day

Added: April 28, 2015 | In the Media

On Wednesday 15 April the European Parliament (EP) proposed that European Union Member States recognize 2 August as European Roma Holocaust Memorial Day, an occasion for commemorating the suffering that Romani people endured during the Second World War. The EP also called for greater efforts to combat discrimination, hate crimes,...

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Roma Police Officer Receives OBE

Added: April 28, 2015 | In the Media

Petr Torák, a Romani émigré from the Czech Republic who serves with the British police, will be receiving an MBE (Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire). Queen Elizabeth II will present him with the high civilian honor next month for his service to the Romani community.

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Too many Gypsies and Travellers End up in Prison

Added: March 13, 2014 | In the Media

Report in the Guardian

Making education accessible to Travellers is vital, but we must also acknowledge the effects of prejudice and discrimination.

A report released by HM Inspectorate of Prisons revealed that around 5% of prisoners in England and Wales consider themselves to be Gypsy, Romany or Traveller: the same...

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Schools are Judged on Gypsies Grades

Added: October 15, 2013 | In the Media

The Daily Express reports on how schools will be judged on how well they teach Gypsy children under new Ofsted rules.

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