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Robert Lindsay toasts art show which raised £15k for the NSPCC in Nottingham

More than £15,000 has been raised for the NSPCC in Nottingham at an exhibition attended by TV star Robert Lindsay and staged by an...

Celebrity authors offering the chance to have your name immortalized in their next book for charity

Famous authors are offering bookworms a unique opportunity to be immortalized in their next book by having a character named after them to raise...

Air ambulance service celebrates landmark 30,000th rescue mission

The Air Ambulance Service has announced that it recently reached a major milestone in its history with the completion of its 30,000th rescue mission. The...

Charity spreads a little magic at Rotherham Hospital

Poorly children being cared for at Rotherham Hospital are receiving tricks alongside their treatment thanks to a magician funded by the Rotherham Hospital and Community...

Brain tumour survivor Caprice leads new charity campaign

Charity campaign Wear A Hat Day returns on Thursday 29th March 2018, this year led by Caprice, a survivor of the disease. Businesswoman, model, actress and mum, Caprice,...

Elaine Paige takes on charity ambassador role

Royal Voluntary Service has today announced that ‘First Lady of Musical Theatre’, Elaine Paige OBE, has become an Ambassador for the charity. Elaine joins the...

Ingenico innovation connects charities to cashless donations

Ingenico Group, the global leader in seamless payment, has today confirmed that it has successfully supported the NSPCC in raising an incredible £15k at...

Mayhew supporters raise funds to replace stolen animal ambulance

In August last year, one of Mayhew’s vital animal ambulances was sadly stolen and was never returned to them or reported as found. But this...

Coventry charity for disabled people launches 80th anniversary fundraising appeal

A charity that offers a wide range of leisure time activities to disabled people in Coventry has launched a fundraising appeal as part of...

Independent survey to assess impact of sleep-in pay crisis on future of social care

New independent research launched today will assess how the nation's care and support sector is affected by an estimated £400m bill for sleep-in shifts back...

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Outgoing commission chair warns charities to stop obsessing over celebrity patrons – and we agree!

Writing in an article for the Telegraph, longstanding chairman of the Charity Commission, William Shawcross urged charities to drop their obsession with celebrities. He wrote:...