The Chief Executive of the Disasters Emergency Committee, an organisation calling for aid to help those affected by the Syrian conflict said, the crisis in Syria has now become a "catastrophe."
Our members can get more aid to people inside Syria and to families who have fled to neighbouring countries. We are asking the public for their support for people whose lives have been ripped apart by war.
The fighting inside Syria makes delivering aid there very hard but it is not impossible.
More top news
Weather warning in force across central and northern Scotland until 9am Tuesday morning.
We're all narcissists now (aren't we) so it must be OK for me to see the prism of UK politics through my two stints as a political editor.
Bury has a knack of voting for the next governing party, but with 100,000 young people registering to vote in a week, what matters to them?