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Read the latest news on Gingerbread’s work and the issues affecting single parent families today.

BBC Radio 4 appeal with Robert Peston

Posted 25 February 2018

As well as being an experienced journalist, writer and presenter, Robert is a supporter of Gingerbread and a single parent himself. After losing his wife to cancer, Robert became a single parent to his son and...This year, Gingerbread turns 100. We’ve fought for a century to support single parents and their children and while great progress has been made, there is still more work to do. Single parent employment is at...How to listen to the appeal The appeal will be broadcast on BBC Radio 4 on Sunday 25 February at 7.55am. Listen live to Radio 4. The appeal will then air again on Sunday 25 February at...

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Gingerbread welcomes new trustees

Posted 10 January 2018

We are delighted to announce the appointment of five new trustees to further strengthen our board and help shape Gingerbread’s work as it enters its centenary year. Our board of trustees is vital to the success of...

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Gingerbread launches new website

Posted 20 October 2017

We are excited to launch a new website that will help the organisation better support single parents and get their voices heard. Responding to feedback from our users, the new website is now mobile-friendly and easier...

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Office space available in Kentish Town

Posted 1 September 2017

Gingerbread are looking to find co-renters for their current office space We’re looking for a tenant to share our offices, ideally a non-profit organisation. Around 2,000 – 2,500sq ft of our lovely warehouse offices in Kentish...

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