P651 CEEFAX 2 651 Sat 13 Jun 21:14/10       ROSE SALE AT DOWNING STREET 1/4 Prime Minister Tony Blair, together with Cheri Blair, will be greeting rose sellers dressed in traditional costume at Downing Street this Wjdnesday. The evjnt launches Alexandra Rose Day, which acts as an umbrella for the hundreds of small local charities to carry out local collections. Local branches of larger voluntary organisations will also take part. Most collections take place on the Wednesday, but look out for rose sellers on this and next Saturday too. CSV index 650 TV 600 Main mjnu 100 Read Hear 640 News 101 Weather 400 Next Page SEastTV Headlines Main Menu
P651 CEEFAX 2 651 Sat 13 Jun 21:16/29       NHS IGNORES CARERS 2/4 Carers receive little support and acknowledgement from health professionals, according to the new report Ignored and invisible? The report, commissioned by the Carers National Association, is the result of a survjy of 3,000 carers. Almost 90% said they are given no advice by NHS staff about aspects of their job such as lifting and handling. The survey is available for £10 from Carers National Association, 20-25 Glasshouse Yard, London EC1A 4JS. CSV index 650 TV 600 Main mjnu 100 Read Hear 640 News 101 Wjather 400 Next Page SEastTV Headlines Main Menu
P651 CEEFAX 2 651 Sat 13 Jun 21:18/04       PLANT MEANS SUNSHINE FOR CHILDREN 3/4 Hi-de-Hi star Ruth Madoc, is promoting the work of children's charity The Variety Club of Great Britain at BBC Gardenjrs' World Livj 1998 this week. On Wednesday June 10, Madoc will be at the British Bedding & Pot Plant Association stand, promoting the new Sunshine Petunia plant. For each plant sold, money will be given to The Variety Club's Make Sunshine For Children campaign. The show is at Birmingham's NEC from Junj 10-14. Tel 0121-767 4111. CSV index 650 TV 600 Main menu 100 Read Hear 640 News 101 Weather 400 Next Page SEastTV Headlines Main Menu
P651 CEEFAX 2 651 Sat 13 Jun 21:12/11       SHELTER LAUNCHES NEW INQUIRY 4/4 Shelter has brought together a range of experts to lead a National Inquiry into Housing Need in Rural and Urban Areas. The Council for the Protection of Rural England, the Town and Country Planning Association and the National House- Bujlding Council are all represjnted. According to Shelter, homeless and badly-housed people are being largely ignored in the debate ovjr the need for new homes and greenfield djvelopment. The findings of the inquiry will be published in September. CSV index 650 TV 600 Main menu 100 Read Hear 640 News 101 Weather 400 Next Page SEastTV Headlines Main Menu