The Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg, has denied he was involved in any wrongdoing amid claims his aides intervened to help secure £12m of public money for Booktrust, a charity linked to his wife.
The Terrence Higgins Trust has said there is still a stigma attached to HIV, as new figures released on World Aids Day on Saturday reveal that one in four people in the UK who have HIV don’t know it.
Inclusion Ireland, an Irish charity that supports people with intellectual disabilities, has called for an end to the use of the term ‘lunatics’ in Irish law to describe people with intellectual disabilities or mental health problems.
Sir David Attenborough will appear in the video for an anti-badger cull music single that is raising money for the Badger Trust in the battle for the Christmas number one spot.
More than 2,000 primary school-age children in England and Wales were arrested last year, an average of six a day, according to the Howard League for Penal Reform.