Sport Relief

Sport Relief is a biennial charity event from Comic Relief, in association with BBC Sport, which brings together the worlds of sport and entertainment to raise money to help vulnerable people in both the UK and the world's poorest countries. At the heart of the campaign is the Sport Relief Mile.

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Comic Relief (charity)
... Comic Relief is an operating British charity, founded in 1985 by the comedy scriptwriter Richard Curtis and comedian Lenny Henry in response to famine in Ethiopia ... The highlight of Comic Relief's appeal is Red Nose Day, a biennial telethon held in March, alternating with sister project Sport Relief ... Comic Relief is one of the two high profile telethon events held in the United Kingdom, the other being Children in Need, held annually in November ...
Christine Bleakley - Other Activities - Sport Relief
... Following a trip to Uganda in 2009, to see how Comic Relief money was being spent, in March 2010 Bleakley successfully water-skied across the English Channel in a time of ...
Sport Relief - Partners
... International RFL Ryman Sainsbury's Sock Shop Sports Direct Speedo The FA Unilever Fitness First ...
Helen Skelton - Career - Blue Peter - Kayaking The Amazon
... entire length of the Amazon River for Sport Relief 2010 ... Helen Skelton on her 2,000 mile kayak along the Amazon to raise money for Sport Relief notes her considerable position as a role model to young people and the ...
Let's Dance For Comic Relief
... Let's Dance for Comic/Sport Relief is a British television programme shown on BBC One, featuring celebrities performing famous dance routines to raise money for the charities Comic Relief and Sport ... It raised over £300,000 for Comic Relief ... The second series, in aid of Sport Relief, aired from 20 February 2010 until 14 March and was won by Rufus Hound ...

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