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NCS - it's in the family


From NCS participant to full-time sales associate: discover staff member Hannah's journey with The Challenge

Two years on from Brexit - where are we now?


Sam Dalton, The Challenge’s public affairs and policy officer, was invited to speak at a Better Brexit for Young People event in parliament earlier this week (Monday 25 June). He spoke on behalf of The Challenge and the All Party Parliamentary Group on Social Integration, and to go alongside that, he has written a blog about intergenerational connections in the wake of Brexit and what we can do to bridge the age gap.

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