National media briefing: Age UK, child maintenance support, Killing Cancer and the Kington Horse Show and Agricultural Society

Charities in today's national news

National Media Briefing
National Media Briefing

Charities including Age UK have expressed concern over government plans to equalise and then raise the pension age to 66.

See The Guardian for full story

New fees for parents who need state support when agreeing child maintenance payments after a divorce will hit the poorest families hardest, charities warn.

See The Guardian for full story

Blondie's Debbie Harry, The Who, Jeff Beck, Bryan Adams and The Verve's Richard Ashcroft are going to take part in a concert to raise money for the charity Killing Cancer.

See BBC News for full story

The Kington Horse Show and Agricultural Society, a charity that runs a Herefordshire show, has been fined £10,000 after an exhibitor was electrocuted at the site.

See BBC News for full story

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