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Pudsey Bear Pudsey Bear Chief Fundraiser, BBC Children in Need's yellow bear and official mascot Blog posts in total 38

  1. Happy Easter from Toby, Lucas and Stamford

    Thursday 17 April 2014, 12:25

    Toby, Lucas and Stamford are getting into the Easter spirit by colouring in Easter eggs! All three have cerebral palsy, a condition affecting the part of the brain that controls muscle movement. By learning to hold the pencils correctly and colouring within the lines, they are also developing crucial...

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  2. Pudsey satchel bags £270

    Tuesday 11 March 2014, 13:46

    A one of a kind handmade leather satchel has resulted in employees of Ulster Supported Employment Limited (USEL) raising £270 to present to the BBC Children in Need campaign.

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  3. Who You Help: Keys to the Future Shelter project in Knowsley

    Monday 27 January 2014, 11:01

    This is the start of Poverty and Homelessness Awareness Week and a good opportunity to highlight the work being done around this subject by organisations funded by BBC Children in Need. We have been funding the Keys to the Future project in Knowsley, Merseyside through Shelter since 2009.

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  4. Merry Christmas to our fundraising Heroes!

    Friday 20 December 2013, 14:15

    Ho Ho Ho festive fundraisers! It’s the midst of the Christmas season and hopefully your evenings are full of hearty cheer, baubles and mince pies, all set against a backdrop of angelic carol-singing choirs, Wham!'s Last Christmas and, of course, Noddy Holder telling you exactly what time of year it...

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  5. The heroes of 2013

    Friday 13 December 2013, 17:02

    It’s nearly Christmas, and of course that means that it’s nearly New Year! As we keep moving ever closer to what promises to be a very exciting 2014, we can’t help but take the opportunity to have a few little glances back at some of the great stuff that happened over the past year.

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  6. Looking back at our fundraising heroes!

    Thursday 28 November 2013, 15:39

    Now that our Appeal Night is almost two weeks past, we’re indulging in a lovely bit of nostalgia and reminiscing on the highlights of our 2013 Appeal. It goes without saying, of course, that our favourite part of all our Appeals is seeing all the wonderful things our amazing fundraisers get up...

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  7. HMRC fundraising hero visits ChildLine

    Monday 25 November 2013, 15:09

    HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) staff are big supporters of Children in Need. Last year people across the department dug deep into their pockets and organised dozens of fundraising events in their own time, raising more than £100,000 from offices across the country.

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  8. Thank you to all our fundraising heroes!

    Friday 22 November 2013, 14:27

    Here at Pudsey HQ we’ve had a little bit of a celebratory week - last Friday our cracking Appeal Show saw us raise a record-breaking £31.1 million – a remarkable amount that we couldn’t have reached without the support of fundraising heroes from all over the UK.

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  9. Appeal Night 2013: Highlights Part 2

    Saturday 16 November 2013, 01:10

    The Eastenders cast where displayed their considerable talents as they danced to the Daft Punk hit, ‘Get Lucky’ in a variety of brilliant dance styles!

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  10. Appeal Night 2013: Highlights So Far

    Friday 15 November 2013, 22:34

    This year’s BBC Children in Need Appeal show started with a spectacular dance sequence involving all of our marvellous presenters.

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  11. Fundraising Heroes: putting on a show for Pudsey Bear!

    Wednesday 13 November 2013, 11:32

    Are you excited about BBC Children in Need week yet? This Friday 15 November, at 7pm on BBC One! To add to our rising excitement, we’ve been out and about throughout the glorious UK looking for fundraising heroes stealing the show for Pudsey Bear!

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  12. The BBC Children in Need Hugo-thon is back!

    Wednesday 6 November 2013, 10:46

    It's that time of year again when fundraisers from across Northern Ireland start to prepare for this year's BBC Children in Need.

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  13. Gary Barlow and Paul Smith design t-shirts and bags for CiN Rocks

    Wednesday 30 October 2013, 14:36

    Two icons of music and fashion have joined forces to create a limited edition t-shirt and tote bag for BBC Children in Need! 

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  14. Have a #songanddance for BBC Children in Need!

    Tuesday 29 October 2013, 13:35

    The weather may have taken a turn for the worse lately, the days may be getting shorter, and there might be the early hints of a wintery chill in the air, but we've got just the thing to warm you up – a BBC Children in Need #songanddance, courtesy of a couple of fundraising heroes who are really harnessing...

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  15. Theo Fennell designs limited edition bracelet for BBC Children In Need

    Tuesday 29 October 2013, 11:11

    Theo Fennell, one of today’s premier jewellery designers has once again teamed up with BBC Children in Need to design a limited edition bracelet.

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  16. The Stars Come Out for BBC Children in Need 2013!

    Sunday 27 October 2013, 21:50

    BBC Children in Need Appeal night line-up 2013

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  17. Celebrating our fundraising heroes!

    Tuesday 22 October 2013, 17:25

    It’s no secret that each year inspirational fundraisers from all over the UK reveal their inner hero by organising some amazing fundraising adventures for BBC Children in Need. This year’s current crop of fundraisers may be the most glorious yet!

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  18. Barry Manilow joins BBC Children in Need Rocks 2013!

    Friday 18 October 2013, 08:13

    American singer Barry Manilow, US folk band The Lumineers, British singer Tom Odell, and British boy band The Wanted are the latest artists to join Gary Barlow and the rest of this year’s stellar line up for BBC Children in Need Rocks.

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  19. #BeAHero for BBC Children in Need!

    Thursday 10 October 2013, 17:29

    They may not have superpowers, they might not wear spandex (well, not that we’ve seen), and they may not be saving the earth from any sort of impending alien invasion, but our fundraising heroes are just as heroic as any you’ll see on the big screen this year.

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  20. Fundraising Heroes - Northern Ireland

    Thursday 3 October 2013, 10:29

    Over the past few weeks we’ve been visiting every country in the UK celebrating our fundraising heroes, and this week we’ve arrived at our final destination – Northern Ireland! As always there have been lots of people setting their sights high to raise as much money as possible for BBC Children...

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