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Weʼre raising £10,000 to help me get my life back on track. as i worked in a launderette for 13yrs through no fault of my own i LOST MY JOB AS THE OWNER WALKED OUT.

ABBEYHILL, EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND

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Hi my name is gill ive just recently lost my job of 13yrs. Due to my BOSS walking away from the FAILING BUSINESS which left myself and 3 STAFF MEMBERS OUT OF JOBS 1 WHOM HAD BEEN WITH ME FOR 10YRS MY SISTER. IM ASKING FOR HELP TO REBUILD MY LIFE WHICH HAS TAKEN ME A LOT OFF THINKING AND FIGHTING WITH MY HEAD TO FINALLY ASK SOMEONE FOR HELP AS IM NORMALLY THE ONE TO BE HELPING EVERYONE NOT ASKING FOR IT X BUT IM SADLY SLIPPING INTO A BIT OF DEPRESSION and trying HARD to get myself up again before i WANT to DRINK all the time which i KNOW through EXPERIENCE ISNT THE WAY AS BEEN DOWN THAT ROAD BEFORE I STARTED MY JOB AS LAUNDERETTE ASSISTANT 13YRS AGO. THANKS TO MY LOVELY BOSS CHRISTINE WHO SADLY PASSED AWAY 3/4YRS AGO XX I STARTED WORKING AT WEEKENDS TO HELP OUT AND 13YRS LATER I HAD BEEN RUNNING IT FOR ABOUT 8/9YRS BUT SADLY THE NEW BOSS DIDNT WANT TO SPEND ANY MONEY TO FIX THE PLACE UP AND IT WENT RAPIDLY DOWN HILL THEN COUNCIL CHANGED ROAD LAY OUT AND THAT KILLED THE BUSINESS . THE OWNERS AT THE TIME AGREED IF I COULD FIND A £1000 FOR THE LEASE I COULD SIGN IT AND KEEP GOING . WE HAD A CHARITY NIGHT AND RAISED £3 AND A HALF THOUSANDS. I SHAVED MY HEAD AS IT WAS FOR OUR CHARITY SO AS THEY SAY CHARITY STARTS AT HOME X That was end of january 2018 and then WHEN i thought THINGS were going good I WAS TOLD IN EARLY MAY THAT THE OWNERS HAD SOLD BUSINESS AND AS I DONT HAVE ANY MONEY THAT I COULDNT TAKE ON THE LEASE . TELLING THE STAFF WHOM ARE ALL FAMILY THAT WE WERE GOING TO LOSE OUR JOBS FOR DEFINITE WAS SOUL DESTROYING AS WE DIDNT EVEN GET A REFERENCE OR ANYTHING JUST THAT WEEKS WAGE. (NO REDUNDANCY OR EVEN A THANK YOU FOR ALL OUR YEARS HARD WORK PUT IN ) IN MY 13YRS I HAVE MET A LOT OF FRIENDS WHOM I LIKE TO CALL FAMILY. EVERY DAY FOR AS LONG AS I WORKED WE GAVE THE LOCAL SCHOOL KIDS A BISCUIT, ALL DOGS A TREAT AND CUSTOMERS T AND COFFEE SO IT WAS DEVASTATING TO EVERYONE AND NOW 8WKS ON IVE FINALLY HAVE A NEW JOB BUT HAVE ALSO GOT MYSELF INTO DEBT PLEASE .HELP ME GET BACK ON TRACK AS I HAVE 4 BEAUTIFUL GRANDKIDS AND ANOTHER ON WAY X

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      ABBEYHILL, EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND

      Hi my name is gill ive recently lost my job of 13yrs due to the boss walking out. Myself and 3 other members of staff one being my SISTER who had worked with me for 10yrs in a launderette (ABBEYHILL EDINBURGH ) WE WERE 5 STAR RATED KNOWN ALL OVER THE WORLD.

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