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National media briefing: Macmillan Cancer Support, Chelsea's Angels, StepChange Foundation, Oxfam and Tearfund

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

Cancer sufferers owe their fuel providers as much as £2.8m in overdue payments, according to Macmillan Cancer Support.

See The Daily Telegraph for full story

The Brooke Weston academy school in Corby, Northamptonshire, has been forced to apologise to the children’s cancer charity Chelsea's Angels after the vice-principal called its sponsored pyjama day a "paedophile's paradise".

See the Daily Mail for full story

The self-employed have four times more debt than people in full or part-time employment, according to a report by debt charity the StepChange Foundation.

See The Daily Telegraph for full story

A campaign called IF, supported by almost 100 charities, including Oxfam and Tearfund, will be launched this evening in London. Its aim is to address the global hunger crisis.

See Metro for full story

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