National media briefing: police hunt charity fraudster, Heart UK, the Sutton Trust and Global Hand

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

The search for a Shropshire man, 28-year-old Nicholas Slocombe, who is wanted by police in connection with suspected fraudulent charity collecting, has widened.

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Millions of Londoners are being urged to change their lifestyles to guard against heart disease after new figures released by the charity Heart UK revealed the risk of dying from the condition varies widely across the capital.

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Five schools in England together sent more pupils to Oxford and Cambridge universities over three years than nearly 2,000 others combined, research by the education charity the Sutton Trust charity has found.

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Thousands of mud-covered tents abandoned after the Glastonbury music festival last month could end up as landfill because of the high cost of recycling them, and the charity Global Hand has called for better collaboration between organisations on the redistribution of tents.

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