News: England

Tuesday 10th June 2014

East Midlands Trains run exclusive fundraising event for Samaritans

On the 14 June, the first High Speed train to travel from Sheffield to Dorset, is set to take 400...

Tuesday 17th December 2013

Samaritans volunteer wins BBC Sussex and Surrey Community Heroes Award

Susan from East Surrey Samaritans has been recognised at the 2013 BBC Sussex and Surrey Community...

Wednesday 30th October 2013

TOWIE star Jasmin Walia turns red phone boxes green to mark 60 years of Samaritans

Jasmin Walia, (The Only Way is Essex) is joining Felicity Varah Harding, daughter of Samaritans’...

Thursday 24th October 2013

Four times more men than women call Samaritans about sexual orientation

More than 1 in 10 calls for help to Samaritans (10.9 per cent) from men talked about issues...

Friday 18th October 2013

BT help mark our 60th birthday celebrations

BT Tower

The first phone call to Samaritans was made on 2 November 1953. To mark this momentous day 60 years...