National Media Briefing: Leicestershire Groundwork Trust, the Resolution Foundation, Cancer Research UK, the Alzheimer's Society - and a billionaire's will is contested

Charities in today's national news

The Leicestershire Groundwork Trust has lost its chief executive and plans to make redundancies.
See BBC News for full story

The Resolution Foundation says low-income households are being disproportionately affected by the recession.
See The Guardian for full story

Cancer Research UK reports an increase in the number of people developing oral cancer in their 40s.
See The Daily Mirror for full story

The Alzheimer's Society says a Mediterranean diet combined with regular exercise might help fend off dementia.
See The Times for full story

Animal charities in the US are contesting decisions made by the executors of the will of billionaire Leona Helmsley, who left $12m "to benefit dogs".
See The Guardian for full story

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