National media briefing: the Bible Society, Stonewall, Alcohol Concern and the Fostering Network

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

The Bible Society will be prevented from handing out bibles bearing the Olympics logo at London 2012 because of Olympic rules regarding the use of the logo.

See The Daily Telegraph for full story


The lesbian, gay and bisexual charity Stonewall is calling on the government to speed up legislative changes that would allow gay couples to marry.

See The Guardian for full story


Children as young as 10 are more familiar with some alcohol brands than popular foods and snacks, new research by the charity Alcohol Concern has found.

See The Independent for full story


The Fostering Network is calling on the Scottish government to ensure that all local authorities pay a minimum allowance to foster carers after it found that two out of three councils were giving less than the recommended rate.

See the Press Association for full story

 


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