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Sexual Abuse in the Care System – Dave Sharp Podcast

featured podcast Reflection Direction - featuring Dave Sharp hosted by Michael Wall (Wax Worx) Dave Sharp is a survivor of serial historic sexual abuse, as a child in the Scottish care system, during the 1970's & 80's. He is now a campaigner and crusader, raising awareness of the grim, but true-life reality of the unspeakable crimes against him, and of many others like him at the hands of the ‘state system’ […]

todayJanuary 26, 2024 142 2

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My Dads Car Podcast with Michael Wall

My Dad's Car Podcast Hosted by Andy Gregory and Jon Recknell. A discussion with invited guests about their personal relationships with automotive nostalgia. Despite the title, it doesn't even matter if the topic of discussion is their Dad's car or not. It could be their Mums, their Grans, parents, guardians or even a neighbours.  If the car made an impression they want to talk about it episode My dad's vw […]

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From London City Broker to Pg3 Girl

From London City Broker to Pg3 Stunna How Elen became Sacha It’s 1996, meet me, a small, sassy, smart, streetwise, blonde 23yr old Essex girl called Elen.  I’d left home at 16, got engaged, got a job, got a mortgage, got a car, got a career in the city, at Lloyds of London, got a big television, dumped my fiancé and started raving and some might say, misbehaving, the day-to-day […]

todayJuly 27, 2023 3880 2 2

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The Light and Dark Side of DJ Club Culture

the light and dark side of dj club culture - by sacha wall #metoo #music #truth In early Aug 2020, just after the first lock-down, American DJ/Producer and Subliminal Label owner Erick Morillo was arrested and charged with sexual assault and battery of fellow DJ Roger Sanchez girlfriend Kristen Knight. Then, on 1st Sep 2020, just 3 days before he was due to appear in court, Erick was found dead, […]

todayJune 19, 2023 808 1

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wax worx – for the record 6 – Pops

for the record #6 Pop's My father was taken from us long before his time, in 1994 at just 60yrs old, the responsibility of sharing his story is now mine. One day, I want to write a book about our Burmese family history, the roots of which trace back to the Burmese Royal Household, with our great Grandmother Daw Pwa Sei, being associated to the Konbaung dynasty of the Royal […]

todayJune 18, 2023 1282 19 2

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Emma-Jane Taylor – Bulimia: power and shame in equal measure #truelifestories

Emma-Jane is a Motivational Speaker, Corporate Behavioural Change Trainer, Personal Development Mentor, Author, Advocate for survivors of Child Sex Abuse Emma-Jane’s Journey As a child Emma-Jane was told she was a failure, the girl going nowhere & had a juvenile delinquent badge slapped on her when she was 13 by her psychiatrist. Being labelled at an early age came with difficulties, leading to most people believing she would be dead […]

todayAugust 3, 2022 1360 16 2

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