Toothsome TV presenter Christine Bleakley (pictured), fiance of Chelsea player Frank Lampard, has this week helped to promote the fundraising efforts of Barclays.
Barclays, sponsors of the London cycle hire scheme known as Boris Bikes, are to donate £1 to the 2011 Royal British Legion Poppy Campaign for each ride made on the bikes on Thursday 3rd November. In addition, selected bikes will have the poppy emblem fixed to the handlebar basket for two weeks to create further awareness of the campaign.
Christine Bleakley, said: “I’m delighted to lend my support to London Poppy Day and would urge people to take to Barclays Cycle Hire on 3 November. The cycles have transformed London and will provide a perfect way to raise money and awareness of the appeal.”