National media briefing: the World Cancer Research Fund, War Child, Refuge and Gingerbread

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

Food labelling must be improved to cut the number of stomach cancers linked to salt, according to the World Cancer Research Fund.

See the Daily Mail for full story


The international charity War Child has accused all sides in the Syrian conflict of deliberately targeting children.

See BBC News for full story


The domestic violence charity Refuge has welcomed an increase in the number of prosecutions and convictions for crimes of violence against women and girls over the past four years, but said it represented only "the tip of the iceberg".

See BBC News for full story


Charities, including the single parents charity Gingerbread, have warned that a new child maintenance system, where parents will be charged for its services, could give absent parents a new chance to miss paying maintenance.

See The Daily Telegraph for full story

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