UNICEF UK has boosted its media team with the promotion of Katie Morrison to acting head of media. Additionally, Jeremy Sprigge has moved to the senior media officer (fundraising) role after four years as media officer (fundraising), with Gemma Parkin taking his role, from assistant media officer.
THE SAMARITANS has teamed up with Facebook to create a pioneering scheme allowing the 30 million people on Facebook in the UK to get help for a friend they believe is struggling to cope or feeling suicidal. People concerned about a friend will be able to tell Samaritans via facebook.com/help.
TESCO AND CANCER RESEARCH UK's Race for Life are launching an 'e-male' app, providing women with a personal message from The Wanted, Heart FM's Toby Anstis or Hollyoaks and Strictly Come Dancing's 'hunk' Ricky Whittle. The flash-based app, created by The Good Agency, is available at emale.raceforlife.org.