USEFUL RESOURCES

The Flying Seagull Project travels the world making sick and disadvantaged kids laugh

What do charities do?

What do charities do? It’s not a question that I thought was particularly difficult to answer, seeing as though so many people benefit from their work in so many ways every single day. But then on 23 February, the BBC ran an article posing that very same ...

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Mid-sized charities need to ensure survival in 2017

Mid-sized charities need to ensure survival in 2017

  A sad start to 2017 as we read of yet another mid-sized charity having to close in the new year. Blaming cuts to government funding for its decision to fold in March, Age UK Runnymede and Spelthorne is now hoping that current clients can be accommodated ...

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Cardinal Maritime  donates a van to Stockport homeless charity The Wellspring for a new collection service.

It’s a tough world out there for charities, but help is available

The report by Localgiving which claims fewer than one in two local charities are confident they will still be operating in five years’ time made for a depressing read. Published on Friday to coincide with the government’s first Local Charities Day, the report found that although ...

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Women’s Equality Party debut conference is huge success

Women’s Equality Party debut conference is huge success The Women’s Equality Party says it wants to do politics differently. And at its first ever party conference the party showed that it meant it. Between 25 and 27 November, some 1,500 women and men gathered together at the ...

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what makes a story

What makes a story part II: it’s not always about bad news

What makes a story part II: it’s not always about bad news Back in the 1960s, Johan Galtung and Mari Ruge, media researchers from Norway, analysed international news stories to find out what factors they had in common. The news values they developed off the back ...

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Why Charity Awards Matter

Why Charity Awards Matter Our colleague Claire Kafker was at the Mind Media Awards this week. Here is what she had to say... I was honoured to attend the Mind Media Awards this week, having been selected as one of the shortlisting panel earlier this year. It ...

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The Flying Seagull Project travels the world making sick and disadvantaged kids laugh

What do charities do?

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Mid-sized charities need to ensure survival in 2017

Mid-sized charities need to ensure survival in 2017

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Cardinal Maritime  donates a van to Stockport homeless charity The Wellspring for a new collection service.

It’s a tough world out there for charities, but help

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womens-equality-party

Women’s Equality Party debut conference is huge success

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what makes a story

What makes a story part II: it’s not always about

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why charity awards matter

Why Charity Awards Matter

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