National media briefing: Diabetes UK, Leukaemia Research, a bogus caller and a Guernsey appeal

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing
A bogus phone caller claiming to represent a children's cancer charity has prompted a police warning to the public in south-west Scotland.
See BBC News for full story

Trials of an artificial pancreas that can monitor the blood sugar levels of people with diabetes and then deliver insulin more accurately should move out of hospital into homes as soon as possible, says Diabetes UK, which funded the research programme.
See The Guardian for full story

A charitable appeal has been launched in Guernsey to mark the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton on 29 April.
See BBC News for full story

A cyclist raising money for Leukaemia Research died in a road accident while on a sponsored bike ride in Wales.
See BBC News for full story

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