National media briefing: Felix Fund, Beating Bowel Cancer, Sussex Beacon, charities criticise 'no win, no fee' reforms

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

A charity called the Felix Fund has been created to help support bomb disposal experts who have served in Afghanistan to readjust to life back in Britain.

See The Daily Telegraph for full story

People living in Glasgow are more likely to die from bowel cancer than any other part of the UK, according to an interactive map launched by the charity Beating Bowel Cancer.

See the Press Association for full story

Plans for a second annual half-marathon in Brighton have been withdrawn amid concerns they would undermine the annual event hosted by the HIV and Aids charity Sussex Beacon.

See BBC News for full story

A coalition of organisations, including Amnesty International and Oxfam, have criticised Ken Clarke, the justice secretary, over government plans to restrict 'no win, no fee' agreements.

See The Guardian for full story

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