National media briefing: Save the Children, National Trust, The Clink Charity and charity shops losing donations

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

Save the Children is calling on the Prime Minister, David Cameron, to host a world hunger summit in London alongside the 2012 Olympics, as a new survey by the charity reveals that poor diet kills 2.6 million infants a year.

See The Guardian for full story

The National Trust has been accused by a furious pheasant shooting syndicate of turning a stately home into a "Disney theme park for townies" after banning the historic field sport for fear of offending visitors.

See The Daily Telegraph for full story

The Clink Charity, which works to reduce reoffending, wants to set up a restaurant in a Cardiff prison to help inmates get training for employment after their release.

See BBC News for full story

Some charity shops say they are losing donations as more people choose to sell bags of unwanted clothes instead of donating them.

See BBC News for full story


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