News: Press release

Monday 10th September 2012

Press release: Suicide Prevention Strategy 2012

A new Suicide Prevention Strategy will focus on supporting bereaved families and preventing suicide...

Monday 13th August 2012

Press release: Samaritans’ motorcyclist tours the nation

David Exley on David's Way Round for 24:7, our National Awareness campaign

Update June 2014: sadly, David died last month. We’ve preserved all his work for Samaritans as a...

Wednesday 20th June 2012

Press release: Lincoln Samaritan honoured by Queen Wednesday 20 June 2012

Long-serving Samaritans volunteer David Howard from Louth, Lincolnshire, has been awarded a British...

Tuesday 19th June 2012

Press release: MBE awarded to Bristol Samaritan Tuesday 19 June 2012

Devoted former Samaritans volunteer Cyril Grant from Bristol has been awarded an MBE in the Queen'...

Thursday 24th May 2012

Press release: Being listened to lifts the mood of the nation

A YouGov poll shows that 44.01 per cent of people across the nation value being listened to as one...