Elton pens article on fight against AIDS
Published: Tuesday, 28 October 2014
Sir Elton John has written an impassioned article urging his fans to throw themselves behind the fight against AIDS in the same way they battled for the legalisation of gay marriage.
Call to ban sexual messaging with minors
Published: Friday, 24 October 2014
A charity is campaigning for it to be made illegal for an adult to send a child a sexual message after calls to ChildLine about online sexual abuse have more than doubled.
Andrew Garfield honoured at GQ Ball
Published: Thursday, 23 October 2014
British actor Andrew Garfield was among the stars honoured for their charity work at GQ magazine's Gentlemen's Ball in New York City on Wednesday night.
S Club 7 to reunite for charity appeal
Published: Wednesday, 22 October 2014
S Club 7 are to reunite in full for the first time in more than a decade, it has been announced.
Sick children's charity website hacked
Published: Wednesday, 22 October 2014
A charity which takes terminally ill and life limited children away to Lapland to meet Santa has had its website hacked and taken down.
Familiar faces back QUB for Movember
Published: Tuesday, 14 October 2014
With Movember not too far off, Queen's University Belfast has enlisted some familiar faces to help launch its campaign for this year - from Eamonn Holmes and UTV's own Paul Clark to Duke Special and the deputy First Minister.
Rory plants first Daisy in Newcastle
Published: Tuesday, 07 October 2014
Golfer Rory McIlroy has officially opened a new support centre for children with cancer in Newcastle, Co Down and said he hopes it is the first of many more to come.
Gallagher to join supermodels for skit
Published: Monday, 06 October 2014
Rocker Noel Gallagher is joining his supermodel pals Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell for a fundraising comedy skit.
Victoria Beckham to receive charity award
Published: Friday, 03 October 2014
Victoria Beckham is set to receive an award for her charity work at Eva Longoria's Global Gift Gala.
Clooney wedding pic fee for charity
Published: Wednesday, 01 October 2014
The money from the sale of George Clooney's wedding photos will be donated to charity, according to reports.
Paul McCartney to front charity single
Published: Friday, 26 September 2014
Sir Paul McCartney is set to sing on a Christmas charity single in a fundraising stunt organised by Samuel L Jackson, according to a report.
Charity offers hope for Zambia
Published: Tuesday, 23 September 2014
With the UK government matching every donation made to Concern's Hunger Stops Here campaign until December, UTV has visited Zambia - a country with a major nutrition crisis - to see how hope can grow even in the poorest places.
Jackson planning Christmas charity single
Published: Monday, 22 September 2014
Samuel L. Jackson is hoping to release a star-studded charity record this Christmas.
Unsung heroes praised by Lord Mayor
Published: Saturday, 20 September 2014
Lord Mayor Nichola Mallon has paid tribute to some of the city's 'unsung heroes' during her installation dinner at Belfast City Hall on Saturday.
UTV stars in charity takeover
Published: Thursday, 11 September 2014
UTV's Sarah Travers and Julian Simmons will be taking over the running of the James Street Action Cancer charity shop in Cookstown next week as part of Business in the Community's Cares Shops' Challenge.
O'Dowd reveals baby news with ice stunt
Published: Thursday, 28 August 2014
Irish actor Chris O'Dowd told fans he is preparing to become a first-time father while taking the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.
Attenborough family in charity plea
Published: Wednesday, 27 August 2014
Lord Richard Attenborough's family have asked fans who want to pay tribute to the Oscar winner to make a donation to the care home where he spent his final years.
Ice needed after bucket challenge fail
Published: Tuesday, 26 August 2014
A girl from Drogheda was almost knocked out cold after her ice bucket challenge went painfully wrong.
Sarandon calls on Bowie for ice stunt
Published: Monday, 25 August 2014
Reclusive rock legend David Bowie has been challenged to take part in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge by his former lover Susan Sarandon.
Belfast shows its true 'colours'
Published: Sunday, 24 August 2014
Thousands of people descended on Belfast for the annual Colour Run through the city's Titanic Quarter.
Cowell makes X Factor ice nominations
Published: Thursday, 21 August 2014
X Factor supremo Simon Cowell has chuckled his way through his ice bucket challenge while on board a yacht, before nominating his fellow judges Louis, Cheryl and Mel B.
Cruise hit with eight buckets of ice
Published: Wednesday, 20 August 2014
Tom Cruise braced the cold as eight buckets of icy water were poured over his head when he undertook the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Tuesday on behalf of the cast of Mission: Impossible 5.
George Bush 'iced' after Rory challenge
Published: Wednesday, 20 August 2014
Former US president George W Bush has been drenched with icy water by his wife Laura, after a nomination by Co Down golfer Rory McIlroy to take part in the charity craze sweeping the internet.
Rory and Tiger tackle the ice bucket
Published: Tuesday, 19 August 2014
Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy and US star Tiger Woods are among the latest famous faces lining up to take on the ice bucket challenge in aid of charity.
Eamonn 'helps' Ruth with ice challenge
Published: Monday, 18 August 2014
The ice bucket challenge has been taking the internet by storm, but when television stars throw down the gauntlet to each other, things are bound to get frosty - as Ruth Langsford found out.
Bereavement charity receives £700k boost
Published: Wednesday, 06 August 2014
A local charity which supports families who have lost loved ones has been awarded almost £700k in funding.
Derry street becomes huge water slide
Published: Friday, 25 July 2014
Plans have been unveiled for a rather unusual outdoor event which will see a street in Londonderry turned into a giant water slide.
Millions raised for DiCaprio's charity
Published: Thursday, 24 July 2014
Stars including singers Bono, Robin Thicke and supermodel Cara Delevingne helped raise more than £14m for Leonardo DiCaprio's charity at a party in St. Tropez, France on Wednesday.
McGregor calls to save S. Sudan children
Published: Thursday, 10 July 2014
Actor Ewan Mcgregor fears South Sudan is on the brink of a massive famine, with the lives of thousands of children at risk.
Lottery funding in NI reaches £1bn
Published: Tuesday, 08 July 2014
National Lottery funding for Northern Ireland projects has passed the £1bn mark.
Bumper ball falls for UTV's McAlinden
Published: Monday, 07 July 2014
Belfast's first outdoor bumper football tournament lived up to its name at the weekend, as UTV's Colm McAlinden found out first-hand.
Bono slams Apple for campaign snub
Published: Tuesday, 24 June 2014
U2 frontman Bono is calling out bosses at Apple for not sufficiently promoting their partnership with his global non-profit organisation, (RED).
Stars come out for Jackson's charity gala
Published: Monday, 16 June 2014
Stars including Colin Firth, Jeremy Piven and Luke Evans turned out to support Samuel L. Jackson at his cancer charity gala in London on Sunday night.
One Direction meet sick fans at Wembley
Published: Tuesday, 10 June 2014
Boyband One Direction concluded weeks of good deeds on Sunday by meeting with a group of sick youngsters at London's Wembley Stadium ahead of their final show at the venue.
Beckham signs on as wildlife ambassador
Published: Monday, 09 June 2014
David Beckham has been named an ambassador for Prince William's new wildlife charity.

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