National media briefing: Freedom From Torture, Oxfam, Beating Bowel Cancer, the RSPCA and Animal Aid

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

Torture charity Freedom from Torture has called on the UK to halt a flight deporting Tamils to Sri Lanka.

See The Guardian for full story

DJ Fatboy Slim launched Oxfam’s week of charity gigs in a converted Oxfam shop to celebrate the charity’s fifth annual music festival.

See BBC News for full story

Thousands of lives could be saved if the age when men are screened for bowel cancer were to be lowered by 10 years, Mark Flannagan, chief executive of Beating Bowel Cancer, has claimed.

See the Daily Mail for full story

The RSPCA and Animal Aid are divided over the British Horse Racing Authority’s new rules on whipping in races.

See The Guardian for full story

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