News: United Kingdom

Friday 1st May 2015

Samaritans’ Founder Honoured with Historic Plaque

The founder of Samaritans’ suicide prevention helpline has been honoured with a commemorative...

Sunday 26th April 2015

Mascot Makes Foam Friends As London Marathon Runners Raise Record Funds

Eighty runners who took on the challenge of this year’s London Marathon to run for Samaritans are...

Thursday 16th April 2015

Duke of Gloucester celebrates 50th anniversary of Eastbourne Samaritans

The Duke of Gloucester met Samaritans’ volunteers and unveiled a plaque to celebrate the Eastbourne...

Thursday 16th April 2015

Brighton marathon runners raise vital funds for Samaritans

Twenty eight dedicated runners were put through their paces on Sunday when they took part in the...

Tuesday 14th April 2015

Middle-aged, male and at highest risk of suicide

A BBC Panorama documentary shown yesterday, A Suicide in the Family, has highlighted the issue of...