National media briefing: Shelter, Help for Heroes, the RSPB and the 18:18 Fund

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

The housing charity Shelter has warned that rents in London are fast becoming unaffordable for most working families.

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Fans of TV period drama Downton Abbey are being given the chance to become extras on the show as part of a charity auction to raise money for Help for Heroes.

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The government is failing to deliver on most of its commitments to help wildlife and the countryside, a coalition of leading conservation groups, including the RSPB, has warned.

See The Guardian for full story

The mother of murdered teenager Stephen Lawrence has launched a new charity fund, the 18:18 Access and Opportunity Fund, which aims to raise £1m over the next 12 months.

See the Daily Mail for full story

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