National media briefing: Alcohol Concern, EveryChild, Friends of Chernobyl's Children - and Mary, Queen of charity shops

Charities in today's national news

Alcohol Concern says people are drinking too much despite a recent fall in wine sales.
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The chief executive of EveryChild says high-profile adoptions of children in the developing world send out the wrong message.
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UK charity Friends of Chernobyl's Children welcomes the lifting of a ban on respite trips for children affected by the Chernobyl nuclear disaster in 1986.
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Shopping expert Mary Portas says the charity shop she set up in London's Westfield Shopping Centre took £40,000 in less than a week.
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