As readers in the UK cannot fail to have noticed, today is the day for the annual telethon held by the BBC to raise funds for Children in Need.
Royal Mail have also reminded customers with these special slogan postmarks,my thanks to Bob M for the pictures, from the Bristol and Jubilee Mail Centres on 12 November.
"Since 1980, BBC Children in Need has raised over £790 million, and
currently supports over 2,500 projects across the UK. BBC Children in
Need funded projects support disadvantaged children and young people
facing disadvantages including poverty and deprivation, disability and
issues surrounding distress, abuse and neglect.
Royal Mail’s postmark will be applied to millions of items of UK
stamped mail nationwide on Friday 13 November. It will feature Pudsey
bear alongside the words ‘BBC Children in Need 13 Nov 2015’
Andrew Hammond from Royal Mail, said: “Over the last 36 years, BBC
Children in Need has become a highlight in the UK fundraising calendar.
We are really pleased to be supporting the campaign in this way.”
Carrie Green, Head of Commercial at BBC Children in Need, said: It
is great to have the support of Royal Mail this campaign. Thanks to
Royal Mail, Pudsey will be travelling further around the UK on the 13
November than ever before.”
You can donate to Pudsey's bucket at the link on line 2.
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