Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 25°C

min temp: 16°C

ESTD 1874 Search

Poll: Are you doing something funny for money and supporting Comic Relief?

17:27 30 January 2013

Doing something funny for money.

Doing something funny for money.

Archant

PREPARATIONS are getting underway for the biennial TV fundraising marathon that is Comic Relief. Are you holding a fundraising event? What have you got planned and how much do you hope to raise for the cause?

shares

We want to hear from you ahead of the big event on Friday, March 15.

Email natalie.hoodless@archant.co.uk with details of your event, or send photos or video to us via suffolk.iwitness24.co.uk

shares

2 comments

  • Maybe if all the z list celebrities donated a week's wages, all the money needed would be raise straight away, and we would all be spared the usual tired sad televised begging, by millionaire TV celebs, trying to shame viewers to donate £2.00 to buy someone a goat in Burkina Faso.

    Report this comment

    england1770

    Wednesday, January 30, 2013

  • Would have voted but there is no option of "avoiding at every opportunity the circus of obscenely paid tv and sports celebrities (ahem) pontificating on the screen about the virtues of charity which has become the biennial TV fundraising marathon that is Comic Relief."

    Report this comment

    Steve Blake

    Wednesday, January 30, 2013

The views expressed in the above comments do not necessarily reflect the views of this site

Seth and Eliza Gaw loved Latitude but planning was key, says dad Matt Gaw

With the mounting costs of family holidays, events like Latitude can be a genuine alternative to a traditional bucket and spade break.

The coffin of Stuart Cullen is carried from the RAF C-17 at RAF Brize Norton in Oxfordshire.

The body of Suffolk man Stuart Cullen, one of 38 people killed in the Tunisian terror attack, has been returned to Britain today.

Abellio Greater Anglia

Train services have returned to normal between Ipswich and Felixstowe this evening following problems caused by a broken down train.

A broken down train has blocked the Marks Tey to Sudbury route

A broken down train has forced services between Sudbury and Marks Tey to be suspended – with delays expected for the rest of the day.

The incident happened on the A12

A lane on the A12 at the Foxhall roundabout near Martlesham was blocked following a three-vehicle crash.

National Lottery winners pictured helping out on a build at Black Notley Community Association in Braintree, Essex. Pictured are the team working hard in the sunshine to complete the job.

Lottery winners with a combined worth of £25million mucked in to help create a holiday haven in Black Notley.

Hundreds of families gathered at Portman Road to watch the outdoor screening of Frozen.

Portman Road was transformed to a world of snowflakes and ice despite the 26C (78.8F) sunshine this morning.

Suffolk county councillor Lisa Chambers

More than 90% of parents in Suffolk have had their first-choice places accepted for their children starting school this September, it has been revealed.

The official opening of the Willows Children's Centre in Magdalene Close, Ipswich.

A nursery in Ipswich has celebrated gaining an ‘outstanding’ Ofsted rating for a third consecutive time.

Bolts of lightning during the storms above Ipswich in the early hours of Saturday, pictured by Tina Boniface

Fierce lightning storms swept over Suffolk and Essex last night.

Most read

Most commented

Topic pages