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Missing children helplines

Madeleine McCann's mother Kate has hailed the launch of two initiatives to help find missing children: a new Europe-wide hotline and the relaunch of an official website with information about Britain's missing and abducted children.

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Mother of missing boy still hopeful

The mother of Ben Needham who disappeared during a family holiday in Greece 21 years ago believes her son is still alive, despite new reports he may have been buried by accident after wandering onto a building site.

He went missing on the island of Kos when he was 21 months old. The Daily Mirror says the Greek authorities want to excavate the area. Kerry Needham has always believed Ben was snatched.

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