National media briefing: art charity saves Tate collection, Madonna's Raising Malawi charity, Battersea Dogs & Cats Home, Crisis, Homeless Link and Broadway

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

The educational charity The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art saved a crucial Tate photographic collection after an employee's call tipped it off that the photos were going to be thrown in a skip – but another archive was dumped by the V&A Museum.

See The Guardian for full story

Education officials in Malawi have criticised Madonna for her plans to build 10 schools in the country through her Raising Malawi charity, a year after she was forced to scrap a project to build a girls academy.

See The Guardian for full story

Battersea Dogs & Cats Home is crediting the film The Artist, which features Uggie – a Jack Russell terrier, with a rise in enquires about the breed.

See The Daily Telegraph for full story

The number of rough sleepers in England has risen by a fifth, but homelessness charities including Crisis, Homeless Link and Broadway warn that homelessness will rise further as local authority and housing benefit cuts take effect.

See The Guardian for full story

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