Charity raises awareness of abuse

PUBLISHED: 16:00 30 November 2010

104 Pairs of shoes being laid laid for  International day for  the Elimination of Violence against women,at the Itailian Gardens Weston.

104 Pairs of shoes being laid laid for International day for the Elimination of Violence against women,at the Itailian Gardens Weston.

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MORE than 100 pair of shoes were placed in Weston's town centre to symbolise the number of women who die each year in England and Wales as a result of domestic abuse.

104 Pairs of shoes being laid laid for  International day for  the Elimination of Violence against women,Amanda Sutherland, Katrina Moor and  Vanessa Hoare. at the  Itailian Gardens Weston.

Supporters of North Somerset charity The Women’s Project carried this out to raise awareness of International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women last week.

The charity was joined by other agencies on Wednesday to raise awareness of domestic abuse and offer advice to victims.

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