National media briefing: English Heritage, Age Cymru, the Earth Trust, the Future Trees Trust, Macmillan Cancer Support and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

English Heritage is recruiting volunteers to help it save some of the country's 345,000 most precious buildings.

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Age Cymru has called for tougher measures to clamp down on scams that target older people.

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An official strategy has been unveiled to protect the UK's broadleaved tree species, developed by Forest Research, part of the Forestry Commission, and two charities, the Earth Trust and the Future Trees Trust.

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One in two breast cancer survivors under the age of 55 say their sex lives have suffered as a result the disease and its treatment, a survey by Macmillan Cancer Support has found.

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Europe is sinking into a protracted period of deepening poverty, mass unemployment, social exclusion and greater inequality because of austerity policies, according to a study by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.

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