National media briefing: World Horse Welfare, the National Trust, RNID Northern Ireland and YoungMinds

Charities in today's national news

National media briefing
National media briefing

The charity World Horse Welfare is backing the British Horseracing Authority’s review of the use of whips and has insisted that abuse will not be tolerated.

See the Daily Mail for full story

The National Trust’s Wimpole Estate farm in Cambridgeshire will be taken over for the first time by web users across the world, who will vote on every key decision taken on its cattle, pigs, sheep and crops.

See The Guardian for full story

RNID Northern Ireland is calling on whoever is health minister after the Northern Ireland Assembly election on 5 May to provide funding for lip-reading classes.

See BBC News for full story

The mental health charity YoungMinds says a rise in hospital admissions for young people in Wales who self-harm is alarming and the true scale of the problem could be far greater than figures indicate.

See BBC News for full story

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