National media briefing: the Blue Lamp Foundation, the RNIB, Age UK, Scope and the Woodland Trust

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

The twin brother of the police officer shot and blinded by Raoul Moat said he would carry on the work of his brother's charity, the Blue Lamp Foundation.

See  BBC News for full story

The Royal National Institute of Blind People is calling on banks to make cash machines easier to use for people with sight loss.

See BBC News for full story

An alliance of charities, care home organisations and housing providers, including Age UK and Scope, are warning the health secretary, Andrew Lansley, that they will not stand for "empty promises" on reform of care funding.

See The Guardian for full story

Ancient woodlands are under threat from development and proposed new planning laws, the Woodland Trust has warned.

See The Guardian for full story

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