Westbury volunteer supports UK Charity Week

A Westbury volunteer is supporting a national campaign to raise awareness of good causes. As part of this week's UK Charity Week (December 2-8), Helen...

Church gifts set to benefit Princess Alice Hospice

A pile of children’s clothes, toys, books, luggage and handbags has been collected by a church congregation and donated to Princess Alice Hospice shops...

Barnardo’s ‘bus bingo’ offers free fun for families

Plymouth bus journeys are being brightened up for young children, thanks to a fun new scheme to boost their speech and language skills and...

UK charity for seriously ill children launches new end of life guides for professionals

Together for Short Lives, the UK’s children’s palliative care charity, has launched two new essential End of Life Guides to help families get the...

Birmingham hospice wins national award for ‘tackling inequalities’

Birmingham St Mary's Hospice won a prestigious Hospice UK Award for its commitment to promoting equality, diversity and inclusion. The Selly Park-based charity took home...

Critically Endangered gharial crocodile found breeding in South West Nepal

New hope for the Critically Endangered gharial crocodile has been declared, after conservationists from ZSL (Zoological Society of London) and Biodiversity Conservancy Nepal discovered...

Charity calls for change in law to improve response when UK emergencies or disasters strike

The British Red Cross is calling for the law to be updated to give individuals and communities more say in how they are treated...

Application forms a barrier for nearly a third of people with a learning disability

Inaccessible application forms mean that nearly a third of people with a learning disability found it hard to apply for jobs Although 62% of...

Hospital charity funds video messaging service for families of premature babies

A video messaging service to help reduce separation anxiety for parents of premature or sick babies is set to launch at Royal Surrey County...

HRH The Duchess of Cambridge opens The Nook

Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge, Royal Patron of East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH), attended the charity’s celebration of its new Norfolk hospice,...

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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