Major Trauma Centre first in UK to benefit from weather station

University Hospitals of North Midlands Major Trauma Centre is the first in the UK to benefit from a weather station which provides certainty and...

Griff Rhys Jones and friends raise £70,000 for EACH

Happy Christmas Ipswich, the star-studded comedy evening organised by Griff Rhys Jones, has given East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH) a whopping £70,000 boost. Over 1,500...

5 Festive ways to celebrate UK Charity Week

It’s UK Charity Week, and with Christmas less than three weeks away, what better way to enter the ‘season of goodwill’ than some festive...

Winston’s Wish launches UK’s first 24/7 bereavement crisis text service ahead of Christmas

The UK’s first 24/7 crisis text service for bereaved children and young people went live this week. The Winston’s Wish Crisis Messenger text service is...

Wearable robots could help people with multiple sclerosis (MS)

UK scientists are to investigate whether wearable robots could help people with multiple sclerosis (MS) get more exercise. The MS Society has committed to raising...

VIDEO: Edinburgh father tells his heartbreaking story in new national TV ad

Adam Coulson, a husband and father from East-Lothian, is the main focus of a heartbreaking new campaign from the Scottish charity, Worldwide Cancer Research. Worldwide...

Hertfordshire charity helps older people keep warm in winter

Older people in Hertfordshire are receiving donations of hats, gloves and blankets to help them keep warm this winter. The ‘Warm in winter’ bags...

People’s Postcode Lottery celebrates £500 million charity milestone

Charity ambassadors have sent their thanks to players of People’s Postcode Lottery, following the news that they have now raised more than half a...

3 million Britons lonely due to housing situation, reveals report

A new report released today by the Community Led Homes partnership, reveals that more than one third (36%) of those who live on their...

VIDEO: The X Factor Celebrity release charity single

Local children's hospice charity Shooting Star Children's Hospices has The X Factor, as the charity is a joint beneficiary of a special charity single,...

32 brave youngsters with life-threatening illnesses gifted a trip to Lapland

A group of youngsters with life-threatening illnesses have been gifted a trip to Lapland by non-profit organisation When You Wish Upon A Star (WYWUAS). The...

60,000 people join The World’s Big Sleep Out around the globe

The World’s Big Sleep Out kicked off in Hutt City, New Zealand on Saturday 7th December; Brisbane followed, then through Asia to Europe, including Edinburgh’s...

Some unique fundraising ideas from TheGivingMachine this #UKCharityWeek

Along with an extensive list of other fundraising ideas, TheGivingMachine provides two easy ways to fundraise for your cause. TheGivingMachine – Shop&Give for Free. Every time...

UK Charity Week Official Partner, Barnardo’s awards volunteers

Dedicated Devizes volunteers have been praised by a national charity for their 35 years of fundraising for vulnerable children. The Barnardo's store in Wine Street...

Day three of UK Charity Week has the taste buds going for the #CharityBIGBake

Official Partner Charities and supporters of the national charity campaign, UK Charity Week, have been donning their aprons in the kitchen this week as...
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