Monday, 19 August 2019

Hospice director appointed to national charity retail body

A director of a West Midlands hospice has been appointed to the national Charity Retail Association (CRA) board, as the champion for charities with...

Ditch the junk: Charity praises new advertising regulations

ORAL HEALTH CAMPAIGNERS have welcomed new regulations from the Committee of Advertising Practice clamping down on junk food advertising aimed at children, hailing it...

People’s Postcode Lottery names room in cancer haven as it celebrates £4.8million raised by players for CLIC Sargent

A room in a Glasgow haven for families of young cancer patients has been given a new name by the team at People's Postcode Lottery. The room...

Research: Reading improves relationships between foster carers and children

NEW research undertaken by the National Children’s Bureau (NCB) on behalf of BookTrust, the largest children’s reading charity in the UK, shows that 90% of...
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Last chance to apply for funds in the Christmas Challenge

THE deadline for applications to the Christmas Challenge, the UK's biggest online match funding campaign is fast approaching. Charities must apply by Friday 7th...

Hft responds to the appointment of Jackie Doyle-Price

FOLLOWING their General Election campaign in which they called for the reinstatement of a Minister of State for Social Care, Hft, a national charity...

Asthma UK announces appointment of new Director of People and Organisational Development

ASTHMA UK has announced the appointment of Alison McNamara as their new Director of People and Organisational Development. Alison will join Asthma UK on Monday...

St Helens care home welcomes Saints rugby league star

St Helens Rugby League Club’s half-back, Danny Richardson, was guest of honour at Eccleston Court Care Home’s Saints-themed tea party on Tuesday 27th June. The...

Spencer du Bois: The six states of rebranding

THE UK charity sector is in a continual state of flux as it seeks to reinvent itself. This is a process that frequently requires...

Somerset Hospice teams up with Community Partnership in response to growing need

A small Somerset community is providing inspiration for the region's main hospice provider as it pioneers new and innovative care models to tackle the...

Dive into a new challenge with Swimming Down Dementia

One of the UK's leading dementia research charities is calling on people to make a splash for science by signing up for a new...

7-year-old raises funds for Shooting Star Children’s Hospices with special activity day

Thanks to a very special birthday girl, Lilah, families who are supported by children’s hospice charity Shooting Star Children’s Hospices, were treated to a...

£3 million grant to help Brits make the most of areas of natural beauty on their doorsteps

A project designed to open local people's eyes to the areas of natural beauty around them and the employment, health and leisure opportunities they...

Petition handed to Downing Street to end cruel benefits system for dying people

A petition demanding changes to the cruel benefits system for dying people has been handed into No. 10 Downing Street, by Downton Abbey actor...

Prevent Breast Cancer raises more than £100,000 at Prudential RideLondon

A 172-strong team of cyclists joined thousands of other riders to take part in the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey in aid of Prevent Breast Cancer, its...
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