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Government remains coy on when a decision on sleep in funding will be made

FOLLOWING a meeting with junior ministers from the BEIS and DH, Margot James and Jackie Doyle Price this week, the chairman of Royal Mencap...

Children’s Food Trust set to close

The Children’s Food Trust has today announced it is to close its doors. In a statement released on its website charity officials said: 'The Trust...

Campaign makes its mark as Government admits need for tougher penalties

CHARITY Today's 2017 Animal Welfare Award winners, Battersea Dogs & Cats Home, have today welcomed the Government’s acknowledgement that the current punishments for the...

Royal Patron for children’s charity

Her Royal Highness, Princess Alexandra has been appointed Royal Patron of the much-loved Sussex Children’s charity – Rockinghorse. The news came as part of...

Barts Charity launches Transform Trauma appeal, fronted by Professor Green

BARTS Charity has launched Transform Trauma, a new appeal aiming to raise £1million for life-saving trauma research and innovation to improve survival rates and...

Ex-Samaritans chief joins Royal Voluntary Service as CEO

OLDER people's charity Royal Voluntary Service (formerly WRVS) has appointed Catherine Johnstone as its new Chief Executive Officer. Johnstone, who is well-known for her successful...

Together Trust celebrates children and young people at awards

The Together Trust Achievement Awards were held earlier this month at Stockport County Football Club to celebrate the accomplishments of children and young people. The Together...

Birmingham mum supports campaign to extend hospice care

A Birmingham mum whose life was turned upside down when she was diagnosed with motor neurone disease is supporting a national campaign to extend...

Chief Executive to be awarded honorary degree

HILARY Evans, Chief Executive of Alzheimer's Research UK, is to be awarded an honorary degree from the University of Exeter in recognition of her...

Duchess of Cornwall extends Presidency of diabetes charity JDRF

JDRF, the type 1 diabetes charity, has announced that HRH The Duchess of Cornwall has agreed to extend her Presidency of the charity. The Duchess...