Share this page: 

Press releases

Press releases will be updated here on a regular basis so keep checking here for the most up-to-date news.

For further media assistance or to find and interview case studies please contact Marianne Clough on 01274 761924 or email

For out-of-hours media inquiries please text 07449 113182 with your request and deadline. A member of our PR team will get back to you as soon as possible.

Tighten control on bailiffs

calendar14 March 2017

CAP joins fellow charities to call for better regulation

Read the full release here

Our response to the Spring Budget 2017

calendar08 March 2017

Chancellor delivers 'disappointingly small tweaks' says CAP.

Read the full release here

CAP partners with UK foodbank charity The Trussell Trust

calendar15 February 2017

The UK’s largest provider of foodbanks, The Trussell Trust, is formally linking with debt charity Christians Against Poverty (CAP) to bring sustained help to people in crisis.

Read the full release here
 1 2 3 >  Last ›

CAP in the news

BBC Breakfast - 14 March 2017

CAP's Dan Kelly describes how a coalition of charities are calling for bailiff reform. Watch from 47mins. Read the article here.

Daily Record - 13 March 2017

Alan thought he was going to lose his home over unpaid council tax, then CAP stepped in. Read the article here.

Church Times - 24 February 2017

News about the partership with Trussell Trust & CAP Read the article here.

Daily Mirror - 16 February 2017

"We were going under and I couldn't see a way out" - Bernie Phillips describes her experience. Read the article here.

ITV Meridian - 14 February 2017

Ray and Julie show how a happy ending is possible once you've tackled debt head-on. Read the article here.

BBCR4 You & Yours - 13 February 2017

CAP's Rachel Gregory talks about switching energy companies when on a prepayment meter (Listen from 27:31) Read the article here.

BBC1’s Big Questions - 05 February 2017

Winchester Centre Manager Barry Smith describes the human reality of UK poverty (55 mins in) Read the article here.

ITV Tyne Tees - 01 February 2017

CAP clients talk about the effects of debt. Read the article here.

It looks like it's the first time you've visited the CAP website.
The cookie settings are set to 'allow all' to give you the best experience and help us maintain the site. If you continue without changing these settings, you consent to this.