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Ben Ashcroft @AshcroftBen Halifax, England

Published Author @51Moves. My Second book - What A Mental Year. Patron @N_A_I_R_O. Founder @ResCareTo21 #ECLCM. #CEP #Safeguarding #CSE #MentalHealth #LFC

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“I was abandoned by the state in a B&B aged 17" Ben went into care when he was 11 and spent years in children's hom… https://t.co/6NZxIb42nP
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftSo important that young people are supported! @AshcroftBen @ResiCareTo21 https://t.co/rvtdfUe0r5
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftEvery SINGLE Child In Care and Leaving Care Matters. No Matter Where They Live. #ECLCM #ECM @ResCareTo21 https://t.co/0QMDIRFTCM
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftEvery SINGLE Child In Care and Leaving Care Matters. #ECLCM #ECM 👌💙❤ https://t.co/SWgYNr7lVc
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftEvery Child Leaving Care Matters #ECLCM @ResCareTo21 #CaringTeams #StayingClose #StayingPut https://t.co/tWU3Vppj53
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftEvery child leaving care matters #ECLCM https://t.co/BVYGUfRLdc
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftEvery Child Leaving Care Matters #ECLCM
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftEvery Child Leaving Care Matters #ECLCM https://t.co/8GY1AAWenr
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft @EdNixon2 As ever in #ECLCM campaign we must all do what we can, when we can and in any way we can.
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftEvery SINGLE Child In Care and Leaving Care Matters. #ECLCM #ECM 👌💙❤ https://t.co/SWgYNr7lVcEvery Child Leaving Care Matters #ECLCM @ResCareTo21 #CaringTeams #StayingClose #StayingPut https://t.co/tWU3Vppj53Thank you for the reviews. Very much appreciated. #WhatAMentalYear 🌟👍🌟 https://t.co/yvlzI5GDoF
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft @sarahpritchsp More than welcome. 😁If you have read #WhatAMentalYear I would really appreciate it if you could leave me a review. Only has a few revie… https://t.co/uBdQkHW13F @sarahpritchsp DM me an address and first name and I'll send the young man a signed copy of #51Moves. 👍🌟 @AshcroftBen Oh my Ben I know he would LOVE that. He’s just had another move and at the minute his little mind is o… https://t.co/DmajcWGy09
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftI enjoyed going to church more this week. I've been every week since it reopened. I am being open minded and being… https://t.co/bUrB8wGnio @Shinebright2021 There are many factors/trauma that may have had a huge impact in a young person life .. 51 Moves… https://t.co/DbxIht0asp
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftNew book day! Looking forward to getting started on these! @DrBurkeHarris @CarolynSpring @AshcroftBen @BDPerry https://t.co/YQE0emhUTi
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft @CherylWarren3 @DrBurkeHarris @CarolynSpring @AshcroftBen @BDPerry Snap haha 😂 Definitely want to read… https://t.co/XVWFfszuOA
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8/2
2020
Wow @AshcroftBen that was a necessary but difficult read. Anybody working with people with childhood trauma should… https://t.co/oW7EdLnCrb
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftThank you for the reviews. Very much appreciated. #WhatAMentalYear 🌟👍🌟 https://t.co/yvlzI5GDoF
8/1
2020
Every SINGLE Child In Care and Leaving Care Matters. No Matter Where They Live. #ECLCM #ECM @ResCareTo21 https://t.co/0QMDIRFTCMLove Herts? 💕💕❤️💕 We’re recruiting. Head of Supported Living & Residential Services https://t.co/30UPW5OuiL
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft100%! 👍😁 https://t.co/WHBJCmlJG3 @SgSuzanneh Perfect. Thanks. X5 years since me and @EdNixon2 went to Buckingham Palace. 💙 https://t.co/OcJDFTdKlo
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftSo glad I found this t-shirt from when we was walking from Halifax to Parliament. Every SINGLE Child Leaving Care… https://t.co/dyvqqqWSFz
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft @SgSuzanneh Thank you for writing a review. Very much appreciated. 🌟😁 x @onroadtoadopt Thanks. It can't last forever. I struggled a lot at the beginning of it but have adjusted now as bes… https://t.co/vQNjvvXH3G @HollyLynch5 #projectchallenge Hope you are well Holly. 🌟It is nice to be invited to wish him well and thank him for what he has done for me. I will definitely be going onc… https://t.co/IX3AaoLSndFirst passport. The first time I went out of the country was with him on one of my top three experiences I've ever… https://t.co/HOgmBoCkHTHe must have been at Project Challenge for about 25 years at least I would think. He has helped hundreds of young p… https://t.co/3dv5mgxAhDI was going to go to Mr Roger Harvey OBE house today to say goodbye to Pete from Project Challenge. It was a course… https://t.co/YM3HuNsShF @SgSuzanneh Could you please leave a review on Amazon for me? I'd really appreciate your support and feedback. Hope you are well. X @AshcroftBen I found myself reading it really fast as if you must have just been writing it all down as your though… https://t.co/3tzCsqtf0P
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft @sarahpritchsp I could send him a signed copy if you think he would like that? #Free #51MovesEveryone get yourselves a copy! #mustread https://t.co/xOGSBLPyhd
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftIv bought both! Looking forward to the read! Lived experience right here 👇🏻 value the lived experience https://t.co/zCP50pa1AT
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft @AshcroftBen I was talking to an amazing boy YP about you today. He has just read his first book, so in his words “… https://t.co/0vKfPNCsbG
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftJust finished #51Moves highly- recommend this book to anyone interested in Safeguarding and Helping YPs… https://t.co/AQXVoMtqj4
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft @AshcroftBen #51moves, reading through it, I’m not shocked in the slightest. Not even a little bit, suppose the fee… https://t.co/jmJ3KnQuHb
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft @SgSuzanneh Thank you. It was tough to write and read back. I'm not sure it will be very popular but it's the truth… https://t.co/K3u3o8BFe0I have uploaded #WhatAMentalYear to Amazon Kindle. It should be available sometime in the next 72 hours for anyone… https://t.co/mTolLAX4lp
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft @MicRighteous #Suicycle #HardCopy 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥💙 https://t.co/io8GUait7a @Roxanne1993x @MicRighteous I have my hard copy now. Wondering how many per person? #Suicycle #HardcopyPreorder available @ 1PM TODAY from the mic righteous shop https://t.co/plQQZ8qKAX 📝 #Suicycle #PhysicalCopieshttps://t.co/I2VS3NTVjA
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftMy ALARM is set... 12.58pm. #Suicycle @MicRighteous 💙🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥💙 https://t.co/Q6DvOE2XwR#ECM #ECLCM #51Moves #MentalHealth #Recovery #NeverGiveUp https://t.co/ygeVfLObPy
7/31
2020
@AshcroftBen Hi Ben, Just finished your book 51 moves. Hope your doing well mate. 👍
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftI’ve found myself quoting @AshcroftBen and his experiences in his book #fiftyonemoves more and more often in my onl… https://t.co/up7WtDrhOE
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7/30
2020
https://t.co/yVcWCHn7SN pity there is no obvious reference to the selection process/panel including anyone from Car… https://t.co/DmZXTAGutg
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft @EdNixon2 There’s time to challenge at this point - but not much time. #ECLCM @ResCareTo21. Looking at Vacancy Spec… https://t.co/xZRHD5HkZt
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft @TerryGalloway You'll have to let me know... 😁Love this title and cover. This should be a mental read ! https://t.co/c74KJ0nMaN
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft @marshall11_m @littlemore20 @SweetieK876 @stripey2121 @MicheleCruicks1 @Helenmarchant9 @ALLANCOOPER2 @AshcroftBenhttps://t.co/TDAgl8VTxc
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftYou inspire me... everything you have achieved in spite of what you’ve been through is amazing and admirable!!… https://t.co/wlJJdNxsxc
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft @VickieR38576389 Thank you. See you later. ❤❤❤
7/29
2020
#ECLCM #CEP superheros ... see what I did here 💙💚 https://t.co/x9Si0n399r
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftThe people that inspire me are the people who achieve in the face of adversity. #JustSaying #ECLCM #ECMhttps://t.co/6zx5PvsZX0More than welcome. Keep up the good work. 🌟 https://t.co/a1dy7Jn9OEThank you.!! Hope it had a positive impact. ❤ https://t.co/XU3HdHBtehToday has been productive. This morning I was with @JulieWSykes giving a presentation to the NHS Board. This aftern… https://t.co/Gq2P5qh8KuThe Judge queries why, if there was time and a desire to 'consult' with a number of providers, there was no consult… https://t.co/Dz51HGaCcc
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft @article_39 @JavedKhanCEO 🤔😬 disappointing... 👎
7/28
2020
After reflecting & wondering if I should release my next book.. Here it is!! #MentalHealth #Recovery. I'm very luc… https://t.co/4Okv6GCWkI
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftOpening remarks now being made, hundreds of pages of evidence being referred to, including that the call by… https://t.co/X7MyfWV6E5
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftImportant to note that the changes may or may not be temporary, but the consequences for some children could be lif… https://t.co/z5UEB9OlD8
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftWe are now finished for day 1 – hearing will continue tomorrow, as will our updates! Thanks so much for following t… https://t.co/HFMusZPwIO
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft'Urgency' might explain why government would not have had a full public consultation – but if DfE had time to engag… https://t.co/83dyDpJATW
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftSome of the specific changes to regulations are now being examined - you can find Article 39's full summary of the… https://t.co/nAJ52zbU6O
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftNAIRO proud to support this necessary action. Our children's rights should be paramount. https://t.co/KOngP8pyv7
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftIs he a rider or a rival? Just know who you're dealing with on arrival.. #Lost #Suicycle 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥 @MicRighteous 💙 https://t.co/ZvlgPk4xt0Jenni Richards QC going through the emails sent by Department for Education to bodies such as Ofsted, ADCS & Princi… https://t.co/8SocK6ZXbb
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftThe @ChildrensComm has repeatedly called for the regulations to be revoked & a witness statement from @MindCharityhttps://t.co/ZIQpDlJ7Fi
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftThe High Court has just started to hear our case - Article 39 v Secretary of State for Education- arguing that Stat… https://t.co/O73DP4Yhle
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftDone https://t.co/owQyil53iE
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft @AshcroftBen 40% in an amazing raw read but if you’re interested in mental health the I’d highly recommend
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7/27
2020
@zara_clench_CEP It depends if it is worth investing in as I am going to self publish this one... 😁Our children should be seen, heard and believed. #CSE #CSA https://t.co/jW87wlIJu7After reflecting & wondering if I should release my next book.. Here it is!! #MentalHealth #Recovery. I'm very luc… https://t.co/4Okv6GCWkI#WhatAMentalYear is now available on Amazon Kindle. Link is here - https://t.co/10wCtwVu0n It would be greatly a… https://t.co/AbGsmsDVR3
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7/26
2020
People can call me what they want! Just don't call me early in a morning. 😁🤣😂🖕I've just finished reading this. Another hard hitting and very truthful book from @AshcroftBen. With the ending sen… https://t.co/HZbX7o2Zsn
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftThere are somethings in life you just couldn't make up. When people talk about peoples ears burning when you're tal… https://t.co/91sQ52Czt9Brilliant - definitely worth a read especially during these unprecedented times. Big congratulations to… https://t.co/FPfFR0dkyx
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftPlease share @AshcroftBen voice is vital to be heard https://t.co/EDS5beHrYG
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft#WhatAMentalYear is now available on Amazon Kindle. Link is here - https://t.co/10wCtwVu0n It would be greatly a… https://t.co/AbGsmsDVR3We're having to go to court to try and reinstate 65 safeguards for children in care in England which the UK Governm… https://t.co/YIoXWfXESQ
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft @AshcroftBen Yes @AshcroftBen !!! That’s amazing!! Congratulations 🙌🏻
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft @BeckyBecs Thank you! 🌟I'm happy with #WhatAMentalYear being number #1 on Amazon's Hot New Releases for another day. I think that is a sma… https://t.co/xwgzDgMQjl
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7/25
2020
My weekend reading has arrived! Looking forward to reading this and using this lived experience to guide what impac… https://t.co/yJuNkb4qUy
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft"They tried to right me off but I was on a different chapter." @MicRighteous 👍👌😁 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 https://t.co/aPETLGC6Ed @Chrissy_Kelly 🤣 no ladies there.... who knows... I know it has nothing to do with me but I'm curious as I've never… https://t.co/v93uowQCxaI'm happy with #WhatAMentalYear being number #1 on Amazon's Hot New Releases for another day. I think that is a sma… https://t.co/xwgzDgMQjlI totally see the connection between my childhood experiences of #51Moves & #WhatAMentalYear Having so many trauma… https://t.co/RP5fBqLNWw
Retweeted by Ben AshcroftYou will totally get a better understanding of the impact of my childhood. So much trauma, death & destruction. I'm… https://t.co/T5El2x36uF
Retweeted by Ben Ashcroft1 year ago I was sent home from school for my mental health. A care leaver, and ‘complex’, verging being kicked o… https://t.co/6hYdZlDnab
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7/24
2020

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