National media briefing: Multiple Sclerosis Society, Nyumbani UK, Together for Short Lives and well-off pensioners giving benefits to charity

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

Only 40% of people eligible for drugs to combat multiple sclerosis in the UK are actually taking them, says a report from the Multiple Sclerosis Society.

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The bike at the centre of the "plebgate row" that cost a cabinet minister his job has gone on sale on eBay, to raise money for Nyumbani UK, which helps HIV and AIDS affected children in Kenya.

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The Duchess of Cambridge has made a video appeal for people to support Children's Hospice Week. The event is run by Together for Short Lives, the UK children's palliative care charity.

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Welsh Conservative MP Glyn Davies has rejected Iain Duncan Smith’s call for well-off pensioners to donate benefits they don't need to charity.

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