British Airways hosted a star-studded ‘Milestone in the Sky’ event at the Gherkin on (Thursday, December 5), hosted by presenter Davina McCall, to celebrate raising over £6 million for Comic Relief through its Flying Start partnership.
Classical singer Katherine Jenkins performed a string of hits to guests, which included celebrity supporters; Bill Nighy, Lenny Henry, Shane Richie, Linford Christie, Jon Culshaw, Richard Curtis and Emma Freud. The event was also attended by British Airways customers and Comic Relief project workers the airline wanted to thank.
BA launched Flying Start with Comic Relief in 2010 to raise money to help children living incredibly tough lives in the UK and around the world.
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