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
29 August 201429 August 2014
The children's charity Action Medical Research has a passion for all things cycling and to celebrate yet another successful season in the saddle, it will be hosting the fifth annual Champions of CycleSport Dinner with cycling legend Chris Boardman MBE as Ambassador. The event will be held on the 27 November at the Battersea Evolution and is sponsored this year by both Broadstone and BDO LLP. Action is pleased to announce that retired racing champ, Dean Downing will also be supporting and attending this year’s event.
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.