National media briefing: Plea to Scottish charities over jobs, Adoption UK, The Prince's Foundation for the Built Environment, Costa monkey ad under fire

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

Charities in Scotland will be paid for each jobless person they help find work, Treasury chief secretary Danny Alexander has revealed.

See The Sun for full story

 

Up to a fifth of child adoptions in Wales break down because of poor and inconsistent services for youngsters and families, claims a report by charity Adoption UK.

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The Prince of Wales has deployed his architecture charity, The Prince's Foundation for the Built Environment, to help rebuild parts of Haiti after a plea for greater assistance from the Haitian government.

See The Guardian for full story

 

Costa Coffee is under pressure to pull its first television advertising campaign amid criticism from animal welfare groups that its use of monkeys encourages people to buy them as pets.

See The Guardian for full story

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