National media briefing: Amnesty International, the Royal British Legion, Moorfields Eye Hospital and the RSPCA

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

Rock singer Ozzy Osbourne is marking the late John Lennon's birthday by releasing a cover of Lennon's 1971 song How?, with proceeds going to Amnesty International.

See The Guardian for full story

 

Soprano Hayley Westenra has launched an album of readings of wartime poetry and prose to raise money for the Royal British Legion's 90th Poppy Appeal.

See BBC News for full story

 

Banksy's Gangsta Rat, which he drew on a wall at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London four years ago, is to be sold at a charity auction to raise money for the hospital.

See The Guardian for full story

 

The RSPCA's East Winch Wildlife Centre in Norfolk, which appealed for old towels to use in caring for sick and injured seals, says it has enough towels to last a year.

See BBC News for full story

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