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20 posts about Appeal on this blog

  1. Radio 4 Christmas Appeal - John's Story

    Thursday 28 November 2013, 16:21

    Radio 4 Radio 4

    The Radio 4 Christmas Appeal helps homeless and vulnerable people. Recieved with Thanks looks at how you helped make a difference last year. 

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  2. A Night Out on the Town

    Friday 7 December 2012, 15:09

    The Revd Dr Sam Wells The Revd Dr Sam Wells

    As soon as I was instituted as vicar of St Martin-in-the-Fields in Trafalgar Square six months ago, this was something I knew I needed to do. If I was going to speak publicly about these issues I needed to know what sleeping outside felt like.

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  3. The Radio 4 Christmas Appeal

    Friday 30 November 2012, 16:11

    Denis Nowlan Denis Nowlan

    Some of Radio 4's best known voices will be taking shifts with the phone team at St Martin-in-the-Fields on Trafalgar Square.

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  4. Christmas Puddings for the Christmas Appeal

    Thursday 29 November 2012, 12:45

    Sally Flatman Sally Flatman

    We are fortunate enough to have somewhere to live, which is one of the reasons why we support the St Martin-in-the-Fields Christmas Appeal by making and selling Christmas puddings.

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  5. Thank you from the Radio 4 Appeal

    Saturday 4 February 2012, 22:20

    Sally Flatman Sally Flatman

    The Radio 4 Appeal has got off to a flying start in 2012. The first four charities of the New Year have together raised over £50,000.

    So I just wanted to say a big thank you to our listeners.

    I also wanted to share the feedback...

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  6. Thank you: A record year for the R4 St Martin-in-the-Fields Christmas Appeal

    Friday 6 January 2012, 16:36

    Sally Flatman Sally Flatman

    Ed's note: This is another amazing record year for the Christmas Appeal. Here's the latest news from Radio 4's Sally Flatman and Sophie Balaam from the Connection at St Martin's. Find out more about the appeal and you can still make a donation on the Radio 4 website - PM.

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  7. Making the invisible visible - The Radio 4 Christmas Appeal starts this Sunday

    Saturday 3 December 2011, 12:32

    Sally Flatman Sally Flatman

    Ed's note: The Radio 4 Christmas Appeal starts this Sunday. You can hear from people helped by previous appeals in Sally's last blog post. Details of how to donate can be found here - PM

    If you phone us to give a donation on Sunday - we promise we won't play you music whilst you wait to give! You...

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  8. Standing on the shoulders - the Radio 4 Christmas Appeal passes £1 Million

    Sunday 9 January 2011, 08:16

    Sally Flatman Sally Flatman

    Editor's note. We've published several photographs from the homeless photographers group at St Martin-in-the-Fields since the Christmas Appeal started. This snowy scene by Blodeuwed really emphasises how hard this Winter has been for homeless people. If you haven't made a donation yet, you can do so...

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  9. Your donations to the Radio 4 Christmas Appeal

    Thursday 23 December 2010, 13:06

    Sally Flatman Sally Flatman

    We were planning to update you on the Christmas Appeal as we did last year on the 12th day of Christmas but we couldn't resist sharing our news. We are almost at last year's record total of £900,000 and it is not yet even christmas and as you will see from the picture - there is still a lot of post...

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  10. Counting your donations at St Martin's

    Friday 10 December 2010, 07:58

    Sally Flatman Sally Flatman

    Editor's note: Sally Flatman, producer of all the Radio 4 Appeal programmes, brings us news from St Martin's. Make your own donation to the appeal on the Radio 4 web site - SB.

    We've had an amazing start to this year's appeal - on Sunday, taking calls in London and Belfast from 8am till 10pm we received...

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  11. Taking care of those who might fall through the gaps

    Wednesday 8 December 2010, 20:04

    Sally Flatman Sally Flatman

    You always feel nervous at 7.55am when you are waiting for the Vicar's Radio 4 Christmas Appeal to go out on air - will the phones really start ringing any second. But I need not have worried, our Radio 4 listeners don't let us down - they were ringing to give to this the 84th annual appeal all day on...

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  12. Who answers the phones for the Radio 4 St Martin-in-the-Fields Christmas Appeal?

    Sunday 5 December 2010, 07:30

    Sally Flatman Sally Flatman

    Have you ever wondered who will be on the end of phone when you ring up to give to the Radio 4 St Martin-in-the-Fields Christmas Appeal? Well if you hear the bells in the background you are through to the offices of St Martins in Trafalgar square where volunteers will answer the phones all day on...

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  13. The Radio 4 Christmas Appeal begins on Sunday

    Friday 3 December 2010, 15:07

    Gwyneth Williams Gwyneth Williams

    Editor's note: this blog post begins with a slideshow made by homeless photographer Jamie Winter, a member of a photography group run by The Connection at St Martin-in-the-Fields - SB

    I once edited a Radio 4 debate about homelessness... We based it in the heart of London near Shaftesbury Avenue. The platform...

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  14. The Radio 4 St Martin-in-the-Fields Christmas Appeal

    Thursday 18 November 2010, 10:00

    Sally Flatman Sally Flatman

    Editor's note. You can make a donation to this year's Radio 4 Christmas Appeal on the St Martin-in-the-Fields web site - SB

    The service at St Martin-in-the-Fields for homeless people who have died in the past year never fails to move me. During the service the names of those who have died are read out...

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  15. The Radio 4 Appeal: Contact a Family

    Thursday 6 May 2010, 15:37

    Sally Flatman Sally Flatman

    Contact a Family

    Editor's note: last year listeners gave over £1.5 Million to the weekly Radio 4 Appeals. Here, producer Sally Flatman highlights this week's appeal, from Muriel Gray - SB

    Please take 5 minutes to listen to Muriel Gray talking about a wonderful charity called Contact a Family. Listeners' donations to...

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  16. George Martin on the moment he knew he was deaf

    Saturday 13 March 2010, 18:24

    Sally Flatman Sally Flatman

    George Martin

    Last year the Radio 4 Appeal raised over £1.5 million for 52 different charities. For over 80 years, charities have had the chance to make a direct appeal to the listeners every Sunday morning. If we had kept an autograph book of the presenters over those decades - it would be a great read!

    A couple...

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  17. Remarkable news from St Martin's

    Wednesday 6 January 2010, 16:33

    Mark Damazer Mark Damazer

    St Martin's bag

    I remember 5 years ago - after my first Radio 4 Christmas at the helm - being amazed when I was told how much money listeners gave to the Radio 4 Christmas Appeal (for the work of St Martin-in-the-Fields with homeless and vulnerable people across the UK). I knew of the existence of the Appeal (it has...

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  18. Stories from St Martin's

    Thursday 3 December 2009, 11:08

    Sally Flatman Sally Flatman

    At 0800 every day (0900 on Saturday) you'll find a small group of people at morning prayer in the church of St Martin-in-the-Fields at Charing Cross.

    Amongst the worshippers you'll see homeless men and women from The Connection at St Martin's, an independent homeless charity operating on the site of St...

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  19. The annual Radio 4 Christmas appeal

    Friday 20 November 2009, 18:56

    Libby Purves Libby Purves

    St Martins bag

    Back to Trafalgar Square for another year, in a strange flat limbo between the departure of the last Antony Gormley plinth-person and the arrival of the big Christmas tree. This time last year - as right now - I was involved in the Radio 4 Christmas appeal, for the work of St Martin-in-the-Fields with...

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  20. Today's Disasters Emergency Committee Appeal

    Tuesday 6 October 2009, 10:59

    Steve Bowbrick Steve Bowbrick Head of Interactive, Radio 3

    Typhoon Ondoy Philippines

    The Today programme finished a few minutes early this morning so that the network could fit in one of its occasional Disasters Emergency Committee appeals - this one for the people of Indonesia, The Philippines and Vietnam affected by last week's typhoon and earthquake. You can listen again to the appeal...

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