National media briefing: Alcohol Concern, EveryChild, Friends of Chernobyl's Children - and Mary, Queen of charity shops

Charities in today's national news

Alcohol Concern says people are drinking too much despite a recent fall in wine sales.
See bbc.co.uk for full story

The chief executive of EveryChild says high-profile adoptions of children in the developing world send out the wrong message.
See guardian.co.uk for full story
 
UK charity Friends of Chernobyl's Children welcomes the lifting of a ban on respite trips for children affected by the Chernobyl nuclear disaster in 1986.
See bbc.co.uk for full story

Shopping expert Mary Portas says the charity shop she set up in London's Westfield Shopping Centre took £40,000 in less than a week.
See telegraph.co.uk for full story 

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