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.

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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

11 September 2014

11 September 2014

Paddington™ visits Oxford in new appeal for children’s charity, Action Medical Research

Children’s favourite, Paddington Bear™, paid a visit to delighted young patients at the John Radcliffe Children’s Hospital on Wednesday, September 10, as part of a new UK tour to raise vital funds for Action Medical Research.