News: United Kingdom

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...

Thursday 9th April 2015

Samaritans’ Manifesto Sets Out Four-Point Plan To Reduce Suicides

The Government will be failing people who are struggling if it does not put more resources into...

Thursday 2nd April 2015

Cyclists cover those extra 365 miles for Samaritans

Pedal power won the day at Liverpool Street station in London yesterday when volunteer cyclists...

Friday 27th March 2015

Some veterans ‘living in a nightmare from the past'

There have been 384 suicides and open verdicts recorded among people serving in the UK armed forces...