National media briefing: the Disability Law Service, Trident Reach the People Charity, Impact and Jane Tomlinson's For All Events

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

The Disability Law Service says the worst effects of austerity are yet to be felt and the charity expects a surge in demand for its services in 2013.

See The Guardian for full story

Trident Reach the People Charity, which manages a tower in Edgbaston, Birmingham that is thought to have been the inspiration for the fortress of Isengard in JRR Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings, is attempting to raise £1m to bring the building back to life.

See The Daily Telegraph for full story

Martin Yeates, the former chief executive of Stafford Hospital, which was the subject of a damning report, has resigned from running the Shropshire healthcare charity Impact.

See BBC News for full story

More than 3,500 runners have signed up to a new marathon in Yorkshire that has been organised by Jane Tomlinson’s For All Events, set up by the family of the late charity fundraiser.

See BBC News for full story

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