National media briefing: Livestrong, Help for Heroes, charity swim 'should have been cancelled' and OnePlusOne

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

Sportswear manufacturer Nike has cut its ties with the cyclist Lance Armstrong's Livestrong charity.

See The Guardian for full story

Adam Austin, a Morrisons supermarket employee, has been suspended for wearing a poppy pin badge and a Help for Heroes wristband.

See BBC News for full story

Organisers of the Southwold Pier to Pub Swim, a charity race that sparked a major search and rescue operation after more than half its participants got into difficulty, have admitted that they should have cancelled it.

See the Daily Mail for full story

Many new parents stop having sex, which can taint their marriages and ultimately drive them apart, according to a survey by the relationship charity OnePlusOne.

See the Daily Mail for full story

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