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Domestic Abuse bill receiving Royal Assent Domestic Abuse Bill receives Royal Assent

Refuge is delighted that the Domestic Abuse Bill has received Royal Assent and been signed into law, becoming the Domestic Abuse Act. Read more.

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Safety tips for survivors during the COVID-19 crisis. Read more.

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Refuge announces new, incoming CEO Ruth Davison. Read more.

Refuge welcomes the government rape review but we remain concerned that it does not include sufficiently ambitious or timely plans to improve investigations, prosecutions and convictions for rape and sexual assault.

Our statement:

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