A Doctor Who fanatic, Tom Nicholls, is offering devotees of the BBC sci-fi series an overnight stay in his memorabilia-filled bedroom to raise money for the Third Upton Scout Group in Slough, Berkshire.
The Marine Conservation Society is calling on the Scottish government to protect 33 areas of Scotland's seas and sea lochs.
The Welsh cancer charity Tenovus has expressed disappointment that some cancer patients are not starting their treatment within Welsh government target times.
The handling of stray dogs has become a "postcode lottery", according to a number of animal welfare charities, including Blue Cross.
Hundreds of pensioners have joined forces to record a charity single and video as part of a campaign to combat loneliness and raise money for Contact the Elderly.