Cherie Blair visits woman's refuge in Middlesbrough

The wife of former Prime Minister Tony Blair has been on Teesside meeting vulnerable women in Middlesbrough. She has officially opened the centre which provides specialist support for women who are homeless and those fleeing domestic violence.

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Cherie Blair visits domestic violence victims on Teesside

Women who are homeless, and those fleeing domestic violence will be given specialist support at new centres opened on Teesside by Cherie Blair. The units will offer advice and training to help up to twenty six women gain the strength and independence they need to move on.

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