2. Age charities name merger date Age Concern England and Help the Aged plan to merge in April 2009 and are looking for a chief executive. (18 July)
3. Volunteer and win British citizenship Foreign residents applying for British citizenship could speed up their applications by volunteering for charities, according to the draft Immigration and Citizenship Bill, published last week. (21 July)
AND HOW YOU VOTED
Question Should there be a European Year of the Volunteer? Yes: 67.5% - No: 32.5%.