National media briefing: Remember A Charity, RSPCA, Make It Right Foundation and Run For Your Wife

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

A 64-year-old stuntman who worked on James Bond, Indiana Jones and Superman films has successfully recreated a jump that almost killed him 26 years ago, as part of a campaign organised by Remember A Charity.

See Sky News for full story

The RSPCA will tweet animal emergencies over a 24-hour period in an effort to raise more public awareness and support for its work.

See Sky News for full story

Hollywood stars Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie donated $4.9m (£2.9m) to charity in 2009, with $1.95m (£1.2m) being given to Make It Right Foundation, which builds homes for working families and was set up by Pitt  after Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans in 2005.

See The Independent for full story

Sir Cliff Richard, Richard Briers and Rolf Harris are among the stars who have agreed to appear in forthcoming film Run For Your Wife for free, and their fees will be donated to a theatre charity.

See BBC News for full story

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