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

25 July 2014

25 July 2014

Last call for teams to join the best 24-hr cycling challenge – RIDE 24

The original and best 24-hour non-stop endurance cycle race, RIDE24, is now in its fifth successful year. Children’s charity, Action Medical Research is making a last call for teams of four or six and solo riders to sign up for the ultimate thigh-busting, stamina draining, 24-hour, non-stop relay racing, spectacular – held at the famous Thruxton Motor Circuit, Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 September 2014.