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Too Little, Too Late: Hft’s statement on the Spring Budget 2017

Hft is disappointed at plans unveiled in Philip Hammond’s “final” Spring Budget. Despite recent comments in the media suggesting that the Chancellor would offer a decisive solution to the ongoing social care funding crisis, we were frustrated to instead see more government procrastination on this important issue. In his Spring Budget, the Chancellor pledged an additional £2billion of funding for ... Read More »

Oxford charity supporter raises over £130,000 for learning disabilities

  Staff at Hft, a national charity for people with learning disabilities, have been celebrating Nigel Doggett’s success in the gruelling Marathons des Sables. Nigel, a Trustee of Hft, whose brother, Nick, is supported by the charity, finished in 255th place and has raised over £130,000 for Hft’s Personalised Technology Programme. The Marathon des Sables involves running six marathons over six ... Read More »

Dedicated charity supporter is preparing his paws for the ultimate endurance test

Nigel Doggett, a Trustee of Hft, a national charity for people with learning disabilities, is embarking on the challenge of a lifetime by taking part in the gruelling Marathon des Sables, on 8 April 2016. Nigel, whose brother, Nick, is supported by the charity, is aiming to raise over £130,000 for Hft’s Personalised Technology Programme. Nigel, who lives in Oxfordshire and ... Read More »