Press Releases

WARNING: WORK COULD BE BAD FOR YOUR HEALTH. Allergy UK reveals nearly 6 million Brits could be allergic to their office

Sep 11, 2012 13:15 BST Allergy UK The summer holiday season is officially over and the nation is knuckling down to work. But Allergy UK is warning that the office could actually be bad for our health. The national charity estimates that at least 5.7 million people could be allergic to their workplace.

Sep 07, 2012 09:05 BST Aspire Damien Hirst, Frederick Forsyth, Tracy Emin and Julian Barnes are just a few of the famous names that are supporting a fundraising campaign chaired by Thomas Gibson, a Mayfair based art dealer. The Harebell fundraising appeal is in aid of the spinal cord injuries charity Aspire and aims to raise £1,875,000 to provide accessible properties for people who have been permanently paralysed.

Disabled fitness intructors to carry Paralympic torch

Aug 24, 2012 16:00 BST Aspire A team of five Aspire InstructAbility graduates will carry the Paralympic Torch on a leg of its journey from Stoke Mandeville to the Olympic Stadium. The five Fitness Instructors, all of whom were unemployed before using the Programme to gain their qualifications, will be in Regent’s Park at 9.37am.

Jun 19, 2012 15:55 BST Visiongain A new report by visiongain predicts that the world market for pharmaceutical wholesale and distribution (W&D) activities will reach $747 billion for 2014.

May 14, 2012 12:02 BST Allergy UK Allergy UK reveals why children with hay fever might not make the grade

Aspire receives responses from London Mayoral candidates on Wheelchair Accessible Housing

May 02, 2012 11:30 BST Aspire Aspire has received responses from three candidates following our briefing that was sent to all candidates for the Mayoral election about wheelchair accessible housing in London.

Aspire Housing is shortlisted for prestigious UK Housing Awards 2012

May 01, 2012 11:49 BST Aspire Hot on the heels of our evening at Speaker’s House, and the preparation of not one, but two new Aspire Houses, comes the news that we’ve been shortlisted in the UK Housing Awards 2012.

AN APPLE A DAY WON’T KEEP THE HAY FEVER AWAY...

Apr 24, 2012 11:50 BST Allergy UK Allergy UK reveals how having five a day can cause havoc for hay fever sufferers

"Care homes must recruit staff with emotional intelligence!" Cries Amanda Waring, in reaction to shocking BBC Panorama programme broadcast on Monday the 23rd of April

Apr 24, 2012 11:29 BST Amanda Waring Amanda Waring, award winning filmmaker and founder of the Governments Dignity Board was both shocked and saddened to watch undercover footage within the Panorama documentary on the evening of Monday the 23rd of April, with its all to familiar story. Amanda's mother also suffered at the hands of an uncaring and compassion lacking care provider, compelling her to want to make a difference.

Hole-free Swiss cheese wins the  2012 FreeFrom Food Awards!!

Apr 20, 2012 00:56 BST CloseUp PR. FreeFrom Food Awards is the industry's only award for excellence for freefrom food – raising the profile of freefrom within the industry and with the consumer. The 2012 awards were presented by Antony Worrall Thompson at the 5th annual FreeFrom Food Awards party on 17th April 2012 at the Museum of London in Docklands, London.