Articles Tagged 'Fundraiser'

Worlds Greatest Living Illustrators Auction First Editions For Charity

PHOTOS: Britain’s Greatest Living Illustrators’ Annotated First Editions Up for Auction

Sotheby’s auction house in London, England, has put a selection of annotated first edition books on display with illustrations from Peggy Fortnum, Raymond Briggs, Quentin Blake, Judith Kerr, and Terry Gilliam, just to name a handful of contributors. The charity auction, First Editions: Redrawn, asks some of Britain’s most beloved illustrators (and a few authors) “to […]

Fancy Dress, Airport

WATCH: British Woman Vows to Wear a Costume Every Day for a Year

It’s every young child’s dream: to play dress up every single day of the year, whether it be a super hero, a gorilla, or even an onion. Of course, you might get some funny looks when you’re not a child and sitting down with a client for a business meeting, as experienced by Eva Hazleton, […]

Byte Night launch

Nationwide Sleepover to Raise £1 Million

The UK’s IT industry, along with friends and other volunteers, are taking part in Byte Night, a 24-hour challenge to sleep overnight in nothing but sleeping bags to raise funds for Action for Children, an organization to support children in care, disabled children and combat youth homelessness. The group will “sleep rough” for one night, […]