MANY things can divide a nation, maybe a football team or other opinions.
But when it comes to helping those in need, the British nation comes together to donate money to a good cause, just like Comic Relief 2022.
How much money was raised for Comic Relief 2022?
A whopping £42,790,147 was raised for Comic Relief during Red Nose Day 2022 on March 18th.
This money goes to charity not just in the UK but around the world.
It will also help organizations trying to help those affected by the Ukraine crisis.
At Comic Relief’s official Twitterthey said, “What a truly incredible figure.
“Thank you to everyone who supported this #RedNoseDay.
“Your donations will help us make a difference in life in the UK and around the world.”
Last year Red Nose Day managed to hit the £55million figure.
Who was in the Comic Relief 2022 lineup?
The event was hosted by regular Sir Lenny Henry along with Alesha Dixon and David Tennant.
Dixon replaced Zoe Ball, who has tested positive for Covid-19 and has had to self-isolate as a result.
Olympic diving gold medalist Tom Daley raised £1,027,111 during a four-day marathon in which he rowed, swam, cycled and ran 290 miles from London to Plymouth in February.
Some of the live acts were:
There were other star appearances from Tom Holland, Courteney Cox, Chris Kamara, Jamie Dornan, Gordon Ramsay, Lulu, Paul Rudd, Vic Reeves, Jeff Goldblum and Clive Myrie.
Can I still donate money to Comic Relief?
For those who are able, donating money is a crucial part of celebrating Red Nose Day.
The funds have helped more than 750,000 Britons access poverty support while helping more than 8 million children worldwide.
If you haven’t already done so, don’t worry, you still have the option to make your donation through Comic Relief’s website.
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