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Victim reforms 'waste millions'

The charity Victim Support claims millions of pounds will be wasted on bureaucracy, and victims of crime will suffer, under Government plans to reform services.

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'We couldn't have coped without Victim Support'

A couple whose daughter was killed in a violent attack have expressed their dismay at Government plans to change the way Victim Support is funded.

Trevor and Sheila Fairhurst's daughter Carly was killed by her boyfriend.

When they heard that funding for the counselling service was drying up they set up the Carly Fund to help others in need of support.

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