National media briefing: the NSPCC, Cancer Research UK, the Disasters Emergency Committee, Diabetes UK and charity Easter eggs go on sale

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

Children as young as five are committing thousands of sexual offences as online pornography is warping youngsters’ views of "normal behaviour", the NSPCC has warned.

See The Daily Telegraph for full story


Oestrogen patches worn by women to relieve the symptoms of the menopause could also help men fight prostate cancer, according to new research funded by the charity Cancer Research UK.

See The Independent for full story


The Disasters Emergency Committee has approached the BBC about broadcasting a nationwide appeal to raise money for victims of Syria’s civil war.

See The Independent for full story


Three million people in the UK have now been diagnosed with diabetes and this new high could create a huge burden on the NHS, the charity Diabetes UK warns.

See BBC News for full story


After lobbying by bishops, some supermarket branches are to sell an Easter egg with a religious theme made by a company that will donate profits to charity.

See The Daily Telegraph for full story

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