National media briefing: the Cheryl Cole Foundation, the royal wedding charitable fund, ShelterBox, mascot sacked for charity photo, and Oxfam

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

Pop star Cheryl Cole has launched the Cheryl Cole Foundation charity website, where she will auction 20 items of clothing from her wardrobe.

See the Daily Mirror for full story

 

The charitable fund set up by Prince William and Kate Middleton for their wedding has closed and has raised about £1m.

See the Daily Mirror for full story

 

The disaster relief charity ShelterBox is to launch a pop-up shop and eBay auction with donations from stars including actresses Emma Watson and Sienna Miller.

See The Daily Telegraph for full story

 

The woman who parades as the mascot Donny Dog at Doncaster Rovers Football Club has been sacked after posing in her underwear with the costume in a national newspaper, in return for a donation to a children’s charity.

See BBC News for full story


A rare manuscript by Mozart due to be auctioned at Sotheby's yesterday has been withdrawn because it was donated to an Oxfam charity shop in Reading "in error".

See BBC News for full story

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