Canal & River Trust celebrates 10 years protecting waterways

This past summer, the Canal & River Trust celebrated their 10th anniversary as a charity. Over the last decade, the Trust has been protecting, preserving, and promoting 2,000 miles of canals and rivers across England and Wales. Members of Campaign Collective provided communications support to the Trust’s London & South East regional team and stepped …

Day of action on fuel poverty announced

Following the Government’s disappointing response to the energy bills crisis gripping the country, the Warm This Winter campaign has called for a national Day of Action on fuel poverty on Saturday 3 December 2022. Groups and communities will come together and stage Warm This Winter events and actions in villages, towns and cities up and …

Parents who lost children to knife crime campaign to end youth violence

Two mothers who lost their sons to knife crime in London have been speaking out against youth violence at an event supported by Campaign Collective. The two mothers had been working with the social enterprise 1000 Black Boys, which last week called on big businesses and entrepreneurs to fund and enable community projects combatting youth …

Rewilding, better CGI and mechanical bees top students’ ideas for the future

Young people from across the UK are coming together to imagine a better future as part of the 10th annual Tomorrow’s Engineers Week (7 to 11 November 2022). More than 50 students shared their ideas about how engineering will shape the next decade including use of rewilding to increase biodiversity, improved CGI to create more …

Public demand more support for people in fuel poverty

The overwhelming majority of the population believe the Government should do more to help people through the energy crisis, according to new polling by the End Fuel Poverty Coalition, which is co-ordinated by Campaign Collective. Over 60 charities, co-ordinated by the Warm This Winter campaign, have joined forces to write to the new Prime Minister …

New report highlights neglect of people with life-threatening autoimmune diseases

The Rare Autoimmune Rheumatic Disease Alliance (RAIRDA) has released a report highlighting ‘alarming disparities in the quality of care and treatment’ received by people living with rare autoimmune rheumatic diseases (RAIRDs). The Resetting the Balance report provides compelling evidence that late diagnosis and inadequate care of these diseases can significantly reduce a person’s life expectancy …

Launch of Liver Cancer UK as cases of the disease rise dramatically across the country

The British Liver Trust has today launched Liver Cancer UK in response to rising cases of liver cancer across the country. Liver cancer is the fastest rising cause of cancer death in the UK. Over the past decade, liver cancer incidence rates have increased by almost half (45%) in the UK and the number of …

Global awareness raising of menopause ‘brain fog’.

The International Menopause Society (IMS) has published a new White Paper and guide for women on World Menopause Day (18 October) to raise awareness of ‘brain fog’ in menopause and perimenopause. The Brain fog in menopause White Paper, published by world-leading experts in the field of menopausal health, highlights symptoms of memory and other cognitive …

Global education movement for change celebrates 60 years

A global education movement, responsible for bringing young people together to enact positive change in the world, celebrated its 60th anniversary this month. Campaign client United World Colleges (UWC) was founded with the sole purpose of educating young people from deliberately diverse backgrounds together to help build a more peaceful and sustainable future. The anniversary …