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Monday, 6 February 2012

Nigella Lawson ‘cooks up some cash’ for children’s hospice service

Chef, food writer, journalist and broadcaster Nigella Lawson is helping children’s hospice Shooting Star CHASE, ‘cook up some cash’ for its latest campaign eat ‘n’ greet.

Shooting Star CHASE – which supports over 500 families in western London, Surrey and West Sussex with a child or teenager not expected to reach their 19th birthday is asking supporters to raise cash by cooking throughout March 2012.

They can fundraise by doing any activity that involves food and drink, for example hosting a dinner party, holding a ‘Come Dine with Me’ competition, inviting friends to a coffee morning, having a bath in baked beans or taking part in an ‘all you can eat’!

‘I am thrilled to be supporting eat ‘n’ greet,’ says Nigella. ‘Coming together to share a meal is an important part of life, so what better way to raise money for Shooting Star CHASE than to cook and eat with friends and family. I hope everyone cooks up a storm for Shooting Star CHASE.’

Families receive our support free of charge, 365 days a year, in their own homes and communities and at our children’s hospices, Shooting Star House in Hampton and Christopher’s in Guildford. With no guaranteed Government funding we must raise £23,000 a day to continue our vital service.

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