Published On: Mon, Apr 23rd, 2012

RAG Week raises over £200 in first day

Liverpool RAG has got its RAG Week off to a flying start by raising over £200 in the first day.

Events are being held on campus throughout the week to raise money for the Guild’s five key charities: Moving on with Life and Learning, Fair Bridge Merseyside, Team Oasis, Compass and Basement.

This is the first RAG week LGoS has seen since 2005, and has a fundraising target of at least £1,000.

Fundraising will continue every day this week:

Tuesday – Courtyard Carnival, 10am – 3pm in the Courtyard at LGoS

- Pub Quiz 7pm in the Saro Wiwa

Wednesday – Raffle, 12 – 2pm in the Courtyard

Thursday – Bake Sale, 11am – 2pm in University Square

Friday – Raffle, 12 – 2pm in the Courtyard

- Swap Shop, 10am – 4pm, Gilmour Bar

RAG Bol with also be available all week in the Saro Wiwa, at £4 with 50p going to the key charities.

Societies including BakeSoc, HitchSoc, ACE Africa and Oxfam have collaborated with RAG to bring together the week.


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- Millie is in her fourth year at UoL, studying an MA in Politics and the Mass Media. During her time here she has been involved with English Society, Debating Society, Student Council and LSMedia, where she was a News Editor for 18 months before taking the role of Editor-in-Chief. She is a lover of all things political, has written for a local newspaper and runs three blogs. Originally from Gloucestershire, she is happiest in her wellies, but loves Liverpool for its live music, art and cocktails. Her weaknesses are old Penguin books, cameras and a good cup of tea.