National media briefing: the Children's Society, Age UK, the Fire Fighters Charity and Reclaim

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

The happiness of children in the UK is in decline, with 15 per cent of young teenagers reporting low wellbeing, a report from the Children's Society has revealed.

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Cuts to local bus services, a lack of nearby shops and services and the high cost of heating present problems for older people who live in rural parts of England, according to a study by Age UK.

See The Guardian for full story


About 120 tents that were abandoned at Glastonbury Festival and collected by firefighters from Cornwall have been sold to raise money for the Fire Fighters Charity.

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Reclaim
, a recycling charity working with adults with learning disabilities, has vowed to get up and running again after a huge blaze destroyed its premises in Sheffield, South Yorkshire.

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