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British Airways PG Tips Red Nose Day

Red Nose Day brand roundup: British Airways, PG Tips, Harry Potter, Love Actually and darts


By John McCarthy, Opinion Editor

March 24, 2017 | 8 min read

Tonight marks Red Nose Day, a biennial charity telethon that looks to raise money for philanthropic purposes.

Red Nose Day

A Snapshot of Red Nose Day work

Founded in 1985 by Richard Curtis and Lenny Henry, top brands have traditionally made their mark on the BBC-backed day, using it as a platform to support good causes.

This year, Twitter served as a primary platform to publicise the activity and fundraising, here's how some brands made use of their time and efforts ahead of the event on Friday 24 March.

British Airways

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

PG Tips has a joke chatbot on Facebook Messenger

Tottenham Hotspur


Jamie Oliver

Universal Pictures UK

PDC Darts

Love Actually


Matt Lucas


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