10th October 1997 at 01:00

Ann Perkins corresponds with a 14-year-old Albanian girl, whose parents (both teachers) lost their savings in a pyramid saving scheme collapse. Poleta has achieved a high standard in English at British Albanian Educational Trust summer schools, regularly comes top of her class and is keen to study in the UK. If any reader knows of a charitable organisation offering scholarships, please write to: 76A Whitehill Road, Gravesend, Kent DA12 5PH.


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