Magistrates in England and Wales are imposing "unnecessary" prison terms for women in some cases, says the Howard League for Penal Reform.
A scheme to help young people gain employment through social media has been launched by the London-based charity UK Youth.
The National Association for People Abused in Childhood has criticised the decision to book a convicted sex offender to perform at a church concert in Suffolk.
Morrisey has donated the £10,000 he received from Channel 4 for using a song without his permission to an anti-fois gras campaign being run by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall have thrown a ball in support of the conservation charity the Elephant Family.