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STV Appeal 2014 - The Big Live

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STV is gearing up for a star-studded live show STV Appeal 2014 – The Big Live tomorrow, Thursday 9 October, to highlight the work of STV Appeal 2014 and reveal the total sum raised during this year’s campaign. 
 
Presented by Lorraine Kelly and co-presenters Fred MacAuley and Michelle McManus from Pacific Quay in Glasgow, The Big Live will bring together celebrities and fundraisers whose hard work has made the STV Appeal 2014 such a success.  With live music from Nicholas McDonald of The X Factor and performances by RockUs Community Choir, the programme will be packed with celebrity appearances and inspiring fundraising stories from across the country.  During the programme, Lorraine will link to Des Clarke who will lead a host of famous faces poised to take donations in the phone room.  Andrea Brymer will be live from the STV Appeal party at Codonas in Aberdeen, Sean Batty will be live at STV Appeal partners’ RBS headquarters in Edinburgh and Nicola McAlley will be joined by fundraisers in Inverness.
 
STV Appeal 2014 - The Big Live will also provide an insight into the community projects that are supported by the STV Appeal and are making a real difference in the lives children and young people whose prospects are affected by poverty. 
 
Lorraine Kelly said: “As a trustee of STV Appeal I'm excited to present the big finale of this year's fundraising campaign and have the privilege of revealing how much Scotland has raised for children in poverty. Thursday’s live show is set to be a fantastic celebration and a chance to meet some of the many generous fundraisers, big and small, from all parts of Scotland. Communities across the country have made an incredible effort to raise money for the Appeal and support our fight against child poverty. I hope viewers join me for what promises to be a brilliant night on STV.”
 
Viewers can get involved on the night by tuning into STV and STV Glasgow at 7.15pm, watching on the STV Player, visiting www.stv.tv/appeal, or tweeting #STVAppeal2014. 
 
For further information, please contact the STV press office:
 
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For further information, please contact the STV press office:- 
 
Katie Martin
0141 300 3109
katie.martin@stv.tv
 
Claire Henry
0141 300 3417 / 07921 494 654
claire.henry@stv.tv