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£25,000 For Charities

A surprise extra £25,000 has been awarded to charities supported by players Today it was announced that players of People's Postcode Lottery are awarding a number of supported charities an extra £1.4 Million. Charities including Missing People, Canal & River Trust and PDSA will now receive an ex ...

Adrian Lester Thanks Players

Birmingham born actor Adrian Lester has welcomed a planned weekend of free creative activities at mac birmingham on 6th and 7th September from 10am to 4pm. Events such as this have been made possible thanks to the support of players of People's Postcode Lottery who have awarded this fantastic organi ...

African Readers Get Boost

Book Aid International today announced a major new award from players of People's Postcode Lottery. Players will provide £175,000 towards Book Aid International's work in partnership with libraries in Africa to support literacy and development in the region. Alison Hubert, Director of Book Aid Inte ...

Alice In Ayrshire

To celebrate 150 years since the publication of Lewis Carroll's masterpiece, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, the Edinburgh International Book Festival and the Boswell Book Festival today announced details of Alice in Ayrshire, a collaborative project involving P5 and P6 pupils at Auchinleck, Ochil ...

A Way Out Of Poverty

As an organisation operating in 22 countries with more than five million people, Opportunity International provides invaluable access to savings, training and small business loans to people who are trying to work their way out of poverty. By using the financial services offered by Opportunity Intern ...

A Big Thank You From WWF Scotland

Last Saturday, thousands of people across Scotland turned off their lights for one hour at 8.30pm for Earth Hour. Supporters laid out over 3,000 candles spelling “Climate Action Now!” in massive letters on Edinburgh Castle esplanade just before the big switch off, creating beautiful and striking ima ...

Big Tweet Success

On 25th May, International Missing Children's Day, the charity Missing People once again took to Twitter for The Big Tweet for Missing Children. The idea of the Big Tweet was simple – the charity broadcasted a different appeal for a missing child every thirty minutes for 24 hours and encouraged part ...

Bitten By The Climbing Bug

A woman is planning to scale the world's highest active volcano to raise money for Daisy Chain. This North East charity is supported by you, the players of the People's Postcode Lottery. Rachel Smith, aged 34, will be taking on Cotopaxi later this year to raise essential funds for the children's au ...

Botanics Late

Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (RBGE) extends over four gardens and boasts a vibrant collection of plants that botanists from around the world travel to see. RBGE's mission involves "exploring and explaining the world of plants for a better future". Their experts are keen to pass on their enthusiasm ...

Bringing Home The Honey

Greenbrae Primary School, in Bridge of Don, Aberdeenshire, are the winners of a Scotland-wide search to find the best green community idea. Students have claimed a top prize of £2,000 to help bring their idea to life. The school's honey bee project beat tough competition from all over the country to ...

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