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Comic Relief’s Red Nose Day 1999 set out to be a record breaking day of fundraising and it succeeded.

Comic Relief’s Red Nose Day 1999 set out to be a record breaking day of fundraising and it succeeded. The charity has broken all telethon records by raising £27.4 million so far. This is £7 million more than had been raised at the equivalent stage by the last Red Nose Day in 1997.

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.

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