Welcome to the Media Pages for Action Medical Research which have been designed for journalists seeking press releases and general information about the charity. We are Action Medical Research, for children, for life - the leading UK-wide medical research charity dedicated to helping babies and children.
We know that medical research can save and change children's lives - read about our successes.
We want to make a difference in:
We have some great celebrities who are supporting our vital work as well as some interesting stories (link to case studies page) from people affected by the conditions we fund research into. If you are interested in finding out more about our latest publications you can read our Annual Research Review or our magazine Touching Lives.
Please contact our Communications Team if you have a media enquiry.
Latest press release
16 April 201416 April 2014
Almost 350 cyclists took part in the Peterborough 100 bike ride on Sunday (13 April), which is expected to raise £25,000 for children’s charity Action Medical Research.
The event took place from the Peterborough Marriott Hotel and took in the five counties of Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire, Rutland, Leicestershire and Lincolnshire. Riders enjoyed stunning scenery right across the route, long country roads with incredible views, homemade flapjacks and the renowned lunch stops.
We are often asked questions about our charity, such as how to take part in an event, what research we are currently funding, whether we have any case studies available and which celebrities we work with. Take a look at our FAQ page for the answers to your journalist questions.