Honour Based Violence Just 3% of Reported Incidents

Worrying new figures from police forces across Britain have revealed that in some areas just 3% of reported incidents of so-called ‘honour’ based violence result in charges. The data, uncovered by a Freedom of Information (FOI) request submitted to 43 forces by The Huffington Post UK, suggests that despite the all-encompassing nature of the honour based…

Age UK’s Winter Wellness Event

We are providing advice on household bills at Age UK’s Winter Wellness Event on Wednesday 16th November. The venue is Markfield Community Centre, Mayflower Close, Markfield. LE67 9ST. Please come along and see if we could save you money on your household bills.

Is A Child Bride Really Married Every Seven Seconds?

One girl under the age of 15 is married every seven seconds, according to Save The Children. Can this shocking statistic really be true? The charity’s report on child marriage was covered by news outlets around the world – by the BBC, CNN, Pakistan’s Express Tribune, The Australian, and many others. If it is correct, that would mean that about 4.5…

Trustees Wanted

The Zinthiya Trust is looking for individuals who want to join us as Trustees to support the organisation move forward. Experience in the fields of fundraising, accounting and governance are desirable but not essential. If you are interested please contact zinthiya.trust@gmail.com We are an equal opportunities organisation and welcome people from all backgrounds