National media briefing: the Royal British Legion, the NSPCC, the Prince's Trust and the Amy Winehouse Foundation

Charities in today's national news

Birmingham City Council has reversed a decision to ban the Royal British Legion from holding poppy collections in parts of the city centre.

See BBC News for full story


Teenagers from vulnerable backgrounds are experiencing high levels of abuse in their personal relationships, research by the NSPCC suggests.

See BBC News for full story


The youth charity the Prince’s Trust has joined the opposition in demanding action to boost the flagging economy and a softening of the government’s deficit reduction strategy.

See The Guardian for full story


The Amy Winehouse Foundation was launched yesterday on what would have been the singer’s 28th birthday; it aims to help vulnerable young people.

See The Daily Telegraph for full story

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