Pete gives up shoes for charity

Brian Cady brianinatlanta2001 at
Mon May 19 06:10:10 CDT 2008

Manchester based landmine clearance charity Mines Advisory Group (MAG)
has persuaded a host of the well heeled and famous to give their
plimsoles up in the hope of raising cash to fund the charity's work.

those famous feet to have donated shoes are those belonging to KT
Tunstall, Heather Mills, Dame Judi Dench, Chris Tarrant, Barbara Bach,
Tony Blair, Russell Brand, Peter Crouch, Geri Halliwell, Ian Hislop,
Chrissie Hynde, Susan Sarandon, Pete Townshend, The Strokes and Barbara

The online Celebrity Shoe Auction is slated to
get underway in late June. The auction raises vital funds for landmine
projects and draws attention to the part of the body most vulnerable to

All cash raised by the charity auction will
help fund the painstaking and dangerous job of clearing many thousands
of square metres of land of mines in former warzones across the world.

 -Brian in Atlanta
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