Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen pledges to leave most of his estimated $13.5bn (£8.8bn) fortune to charity.
Philanthropists send a letter to David Cameron saying their donations should be additional to government arts funding rather than a substitute.
Coronation Street star Debbie Rush, who plays Anna Windass, joins staff at the NSPCC helpline in Salford.
An RSPCA inspector says dog fighting is a "massive problem".
Two women will perform a fringe show at Edinburgh festival topless and perform "breast-based contortions" to raise money for Breakthrough Breast Cancer.