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

18 July 2014

18 July 2014

Last call for riders for Essex100 charity cycle challenge

Cycling challenge the Essex100 is taking place on Sunday 31 August 2014 and children’s charity Action Medical Research is calling for riders to sign up now for the event. For a limited time there is 20% off the cost of the ride.

There is a choice of Cool (33 miles), Classic (63 miles) and Champion (100 miles) routes setting out from Essex County Cricket Club, Chelmsford.