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By supporting WWF, players are helping to protect rhino

September 18, 2017

Keeping Rhino Safe

The rhinoceros is Africa's armoured giant and has been on our planet for millions of years. But right now they need our help. Poaching and habitat loss are huge threats to these vulnerable populations and, shockingly, there are less than 5,000 black rhino in the wild today. Kenya has Africa's thir ...

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A seal tangled in litter found on our beaches

September 11, 2017

Keeping The Sea Pollution-Free

The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) is the UK's leading marine charity working to ensure the seas around our island nation are healthy, pollution-free, protected, and bubbling with life. Thanks to £875,000 in funding from players of People's Postcode Lottery between 2014 and 2017, MCS has be ...

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Book Aid International are inspiring pupils across Africa through reading

September 04, 2017

Players Inspire Readers

Every year, players of People's Postcode Lottery help Book Aid International send over a million brand new books to libraries in communities around the world where people would otherwise have very few opportunities to read. The charity also runs programmes which help libraries enrich the service ...

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Heritage Open Days is England's biggest festival of history (Image courtesy of Chris Lacey)

August 28, 2017

Discover Local Heritage

People's Postcode Lottery players have been helping the National Trust in its mission to care for our heritage since 2013. To date, players have provided £725,000 in funding, supporting a range of fantastic projects. The National Trust is proud to manage Heritage Open Days, England's biggest fre ...

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January 31, 2017
Inspiring Learning And Creativity
Player funding helps people of all ages and backgrounds access the National Galleries of Scotland's collections
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January 27, 2017
Helping Young Refugees
Save the Children have received £500,000 to support its work helping child refugees in Serbia
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January 26, 2017
Long-Awaited Reunion
Sir David Attenborough was reunited with a girl he met after emergency landing his hot air balloon in Clackmannanshire 35 years ago
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January 25, 2017
Charity Gala 2017
HRH Prince Charles and Sir David Attenborough were among guests at People's Postcode Lottery's Charity Gala 2017
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January 18, 2017
Lottery Luck For Loanhead
Players in Loanhead are in for a treat as they are set to share an incredible £3 Million
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January 17, 2017
Funding The Prince's Charities
Player funding helps The Prince of Wales's Charitable Foundation support a range of good causes
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January 10, 2017
Helping Kinship Carers
Grandparents Plus supports people who care for friends or relatives' children
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January 03, 2017
Fighting Loneliness
Thanks to funds raised by players, Royal Voluntary Service helps to tackle loneliness amongst older people across Great Britain.
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