Planning a Red Nose Day event?

Are you planning to do something funny for money?

This year's Comic Relief is taking place on Friday, March 18 and the Mercury would like to hear from anyone staging a fundraising activity for Red Nose Day.

We will aim to cover all the big Comic Relief events on the day and get your pictures in the paper.

Let us know about your plans by calling 01379 651153 or 01379 651176.

Or you can email us at and