‘Band Aid’ style event for Tsunami appeal planned for Cardiff

first_img Howard Lake | 4 January 2005 | News About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. ‘Band Aid’ style event for Tsunami appeal planned for Cardiff AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis A major fundraising concert is being planned for 22 January 2005 to be held at Cardiff’s 70,000-seat Millennium Stadium to raise funds for the Asian Tsunami earthquake disaster appeal.The event is already being dubbed “Live Aid II” by some newspapers, such is its planned scale. U2 and Robbie Williams are both reported as likely participants.First Minister Rhodri Morgan commended the suggested event, after confirming that the National Assembly of Wales did not have the legal powers to make a donation itself to the emergency appeals. Advertisement  20 total views,  2 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Tagged with: Events Recruitment / peoplelast_img read more