National media briefing: Save The Children, Paralympic Games, Association of Voluntary Organisations in Wrexham, Pancreatic Cancer UK

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

Britain's poorest families are turning down jobs or considering leaving work because they cannot afford childcare, according to a survey by Save The Children and Daycare Trust.

See Sky News for full story

Disability charities say they are concerned about access to the London transport system during next year's Paralympic Games.

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Calls are being made for an inquiry into the running of the Association of Voluntary Organisations in Wrexham, which was set up to help charities and voluntary groups in the Wrexham area.

See BBC News for full story

UK survival rates from pancreatic cancer are among the worst in the world, according to a report from the charity Pancreatic Cancer UK.

See The Guardian for full story

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