Banjo Brothers slam dunk for FareShare and other celebrity news
A brief summary of the latest celebrity news – from Ashley and Jordan Banjo supporting FareShare with Old El Paso, to Jonathan Pryce narrating an advertisement for Dogs Trust, and UK rock band The Wildhearts supporting the Welsh charity Huggard.
The Wildhearts & Huggard
British rock band The Wildhearts opens their UK tour in September with a concert to benefit Huggard, which supports rough sleepers in Wales. The concert at Tramshed in Cardiff on Friday 3 September marks the start of an 18-date program that takes the band from Wales to venues in England and Scotland.
Ashley & Jordan Banjo & FareShare
Old El Paso Ambassador, Dancer and TV Personality Ashley Banjo and Jordan Banjo recently participated in the Slam Dunk #MessFreeChallenge, which also supported Price sharing. The challenge saw a pop-up billboard with a basketball hoop hit Westfield Stratford City on July 28. The budding LeBrons had to grab a free Old El Paso Tortilla Pocket ™ and show off their best slam dunk – while keeping the wrap intact. Each marked dunk meant that Old El Paso ™ donated 10 Mexican meal products * to FareShare, with up to 12,000 in total available for donation.
Hugh Dennis and Alzheimer Society
Celebrities support the Alzheimer Society Memory walks held in September and October. Among them, the comedians Hugh Dennis and John Bishop as well as the actress of Only Fools and Horses Sue Holderness who will participate in the memory of his late mother. Actress Sally Lindsay, who starred in Still Open All Hours and recently wrapped up filming on her latest project, will also be taking a walk in memory of her grandmother.
Jonathan Pryce & Dogs Trust
The trust of dogs the latest campaign features academy nominee and theater legend Jonathan Pryce. Created by independent creative agency Creature, the film features the charity’s Canine Care Card. Narrated by Pryce, the film stars Wilf, a dog who loves his owner’s bright yellow pants so much that he’ll do all kinds of nonsense to get his paws on them – from standing guard near the washing machine to run away with them after a wild swimming session.
Rinsola Babajide & War Child UK
War Child United Kingdom has appointed rising football star Rinsola Babajide as its very first sports ambassador. Babajide is a professional football player who recently represented Liverpool Women’s FC and was part of the England Lionesses squad. Starting her career at Crystal Palace, she received her first senior summons to England in 2020. Now she will also be providing her support and voice in raising awareness of War Child’s work in protection, education and advocacy. children living through conflict.
Cliff Richard & Variety
A host of celebrities including Keith Lemon, Vic Reeves, David Walliams, Brian May, Sir Cliff Richard, Jeremy Vine, Heather Small, Dame Shirley Bassey, Jason Manford, All Saints, Lorraine Kelly and Adam Hills donated some of their items preferred to Online variety auction, launched on July 28, with the aim of raising funds severely depleted by the coronavirus. Organized in partnership with Charitystars.com, the auction is led by comedian and radio and television presenter, Adam Hills.
Main picture: Ashley and Jordan Banjo. Photo credit: David Parry / PA Wire
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