Surprise star turns help raise £130k for RMCH!
It was a night of starry surprises as a massive £130,000 was
raised at the Discovery Ball for the Royal Manchester
Elbow's Guy Garvey and Craig Potter astounded revellers when
they performed a surprise acoustic set of spine-tingling songs at
the Discovery Ball at the Hilton Hotel on Deansgate.
And the night, hosted by TV legends Richard Madeley and Judy
Finnigan, was brought to a close with a star turn from homecoming
pop icon Mick Hucknall.
Elbow also helped to raise more than £13,000 on the night by
donating unique musical items auctioned by radio stars Mike Toolan
and Hugh Ferris.
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Royal Manchester Children's Hospital Charity is raising money to
ensure continued excellence in treatment, care and research at the
hospital - improving the lives of thousands of children each year
across the North West and beyond.
The support of the Charity means that the hospital can provide
additional resources that make life easier for patients and their
families who use the hospital.
The charity has three main areas of work:
- to support research projects to improve our understanding of
- to help to create an environment that's more
- to provide state-of-the-art equipment for diagnosis and
For more information about Royal Manchester Children's Hospital
Charity please visit www.rmchcharity.org.uk
For further information please contact Rosie Fleig 07827 866286
or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
- The Charity provides resources to make a difficult time a
little bit easier for children and their families who use Royal
Manchester Children's Hospital.
- Royal Manchester Children's Hospital treats over 200,000
patients every year. They come from all over the North West
of England and from other parts of the country for some highly
- Royal Manchester Children's Hospital Charity is part of the
Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Charity. Registered charity number 1049274.