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Domestic violence highlighted in North Staffs

A North Staffordshire charity is highlighting domestic violence during Euro 2012.

Arch say they have already had a 50 per-cent increase in calls compared to the same period last year.

There were more than 500 incidents of domestic violence in Stoke-On-Trent and Newcastle between April and October last year.

Two women died a week at the hands of partners.

Figures show, during the last major tournament the World Cup, incidents of domestic violence were up 30 per-cent.

Click on the link below to hear the thoughts of Director of Arch Paul Bridges.

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