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Talking to the nations about 2014 Retail Charity Bond

15/10/2014

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Alastair Graham, director of Golden Lane Housing (GLH) shared the success of the 2014 Retail Charity Bond across the nations earlier this month.
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Golden Lane Housing’s annual survey

06/10/2014

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Golden Lane Housing is asking our tenants and their support networks what they think about our services in our annual survey.
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Golden Lane Housing celebrated its 16th Birthday

10/09/2014

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Manchester based learning disability charity Golden Lane Housing (GLH) celebrated its 16th Birthday on Monday, at their new look office in Manchester.
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Pioneering retail bond in the final for Investment Deal of the Year

08/09/2014

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The first Retail Charity Bond, issued in July for Golden Lane Housing and heavily oversubscribed, is shortlisted for the Social Enterprise Awards 2014.
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Andy and William’s story

02/09/2014

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William has inspired Andy Locke, housing officer at Golden Lane Housing to make changes in his life and is supporting him with a personal challenge.
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Golden Lane Housing and Mencap to make festival appearance

29/08/2014

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Golden Lane Housing (GLH) and Mencap will be making an appearance at the first Be Free Festival in September 2014.
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Shortlisted by the Big Lottery Fund to undertake research

29/08/2014

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Golden Lane Housing and our partners have been short listed by the Big Lottery Fund to undertake research into the needs of people with disabilities (which includes learning disability) across England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland over a five year period.
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Congratulations to Nicola Briggs for winning the SPOT Award

20/08/2014

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Nicola Briggs, customer services manager has won the SPOT (Special Presentation of Thanks) Award this quarter.
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Golden Lane Housing’s Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge in under 12 hours

13/08/2014

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On 12 September 2014 Golden Lane Housing (GLH) and others take on the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge in under 12 hours to raise money for Mencap.
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All about voting and Mencap’s Hear My Voice campaign

05/08/2014

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All about voting

(Supported by the Cabinet Office)

Only a third of people with a learning disability vote in the UK – Mencap want to help more people with a learning disability to use their right to vote.
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Golden Lane Housing tenants open London Stock Exchange

30/07/2014

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Stephen McHale and Daymien Todd, Golden Lane Housing tenants opened the markets at the London Stock Exchange today, and are understood to be the first people with a learning disability to do so.
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Golden Lane Housing Retail Charity Bond raises £11m in less than two weeks

11/07/2014

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The first charity bond to be listed on the London Stock Exchange’s Order Book for Retail Bonds, which will fund much needed accommodation for people with a learning disability has announced it is closing its offer period two and half weeks early with an oversubscription.
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2014 Retail Charity Bond – early close of offer period

09/07/2014

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The information contained herein may only be released, published or distributed in the United Kingdom, the Isle of Man, Jersey and the Bailiwick of Guernsey in accordance with applicable regulatory requirements. The information contained herein is not for release, publication or distribution in or into the United States, Australia, Canada, Japan, South Africa, the Republic of Ireland or in any other jurisdiction where it is unlawful to distribute this document. The bonds referred to below may only be sold in Jersey in compliance with the provisions of the Control of Borrowing (Jersey) Order 1958 and the Financial Services (Jersey) Law 1998, as amended.
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2014 Retail Charity Bond

27/06/2014

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The information contained herein may only be released, published or distributed in the United Kingdom, the Isle of Man, Jersey and the Bailiwick of Guernsey in accordance with applicable regulatory requirements. The information contained herein is not for release, publication or distribution in or into the United States, Australia, Canada, Japan, South Africa, the Republic of Ireland or in any other jurisdiction where it is unlawful to distribute this document. The bonds referred to below may only be sold in Jersey in compliance with the provisions of the Control of Borrowing (Jersey) Order 1958 and the Financial Services (Jersey) Law 1998, as amended.
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My first home by Kelly, Claire, Francis and Alice

20/06/2014

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After learning skills to live independently Kelly, Claire, Francis and Alice wanted to share a place together.
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Why investors chose Golden Lane Housing’s 2013 Social Investment Bond

20/06/2014

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In previous times, housing organisations have been able to secure grants from local authorities or health authorities to support the provision of community-based housing for people with a learning disability.
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Our first secure home by Kevin

20/06/2014

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Kevin, Billy, Zena and Steve are great friends who desperately wanted to stay together when the property they were living in became unsuitable. They all have moderate to severe learning disabilities and Zena has some physical disabilities.
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Only 16% of people with a learning disability have had a first home – this must change

20/06/2014

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Everyone should be able to live independently in a home of their choice but for people with a learning disability, this can feel out of reach.

There are not enough supported living opportunities, and those that do exist may be far from friends and family.
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Mencap’s #LDWeek14 – My first job by Matti F Stevens

18/06/2014

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Starting your first job is a nerve wracking experience, but it’s an important milestone towards becoming an independent adult.

Mencap want everyone with a learning disability who wants to work and be independent to be given the opportunity by employers.
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Princess Katherine cruise raises over £600 for Mencap

16/06/2014

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The fabulous night on board Princess Katherine raised over £600 for Mencap.

Staff, partners and friends dressed in a nautical theme shared a fun evening on the Princess Katherine cruise along Salford Quays.
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