News: Press release

Friday 24th January 2014

New national alliance aims to reduce suicide in England

-For immediate release- A new National Suicide Prevention Alliance (NSPA), aimed at reducing the...

Tuesday 21st January 2014

Comment on the Coronation Street suicide storyline

Catherine Johnstone, Chief Executive of Samaritans, said: “We are pleased that the Coronation...

Monday 20th January 2014

Samaritans in Radio One Suicide Documentary

Samaritans features strongly in a major BBC Radio One documentary Suicide Survivors, to be...

Tuesday 14th January 2014

Samaritans Comments on Coronation Street’s suicide of Hayley Cropper

Rachel Kirby-Rider, Executive Director of Fundraising and Communications, said:   “There is...

Friday 10th January 2014

Scottish Samaritan Awarded MBE

Dedicated Samaritans volunteer, Michael Hippisley, 79, from Angus, Scotland, has been awarded an...