National media briefing: Macmillan Cancer Support, the Liam Fairhurst Foundation, the Starlight Children's Foundation and Google's social responsibility scheme

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

Hundreds of thousands of people in the UK face poor health or disability after being treated for cancer, according to a report by Macmillan Cancer Support.

See BBC News for full story

The Liam Fairhurst Foundation, which was set up in memory of a teenager from Cambridgeshire who died of cancer four years ago, has celebrated its first anniversary at a reception at 11 Downing Street.

See ITV News for full story

The Vauxhall Corsa owned by the Doctor Who actor Matt Smith since he was 18 has raised £6,300 for the Starlight Children’s Foundation after being auctioned on eBay.

See BBC News for full story

Charities will be able to receive up to $10,000 (£6,600) a month in free Google advertising after the internet search company extended its social responsibility scheme to the UK.

See the Financial Times for full story

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