We had plugs, notices and posters in/on Radio Tees, the Echo, the Gazette, the Roman Catholic website and church, Anglican church, quakers, methodists, the co-op and interestingly on Regional TV news where one of our colourful posters was spotted in a Nunthorpe snow report!
Why did Friends of the Earth do this event for Pakistan? Well we felt we could and had to do something and could not sit idly by. Floods like this one are more likely to happen with climate change.
Our efforts have paid for a heavy-duty family tent that will get them through winter and food for a couple of months, I think saving lives, sent to Pakistan with our love. Well done everyone.
The video link I had planned to play is below and only 3 minutes long, explaining things so well, please have a look. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=apXfJyq3D5Y Angelina Jolie's UNHCR reports were also well informed - not just a pretty face is Angelina.