Bake-Off star in Tea Party charity call

GREAT British Bake-Off star Mel Giedroyc is urging Glasgow residents to hold a tea party for charity.

Loading Comments

The presenter is backing Marie Curie Cancer Care as part of its Blooming Great Tea Parties fundraising drive.

The money raised from the tea parties will help cancer nurses to provide more free care to people with terminal illnesses in their own homes.

Mel said: "Hosting a tea party is a fantastic national tradition and I can think of no better way of raising money for a good cause than holding a Blooming Great Tea Party for Marie Curie Cancer Care."

Tea parties should be held between 20-29 June.


Commenting & Moderation

We moderate all comments on Evening Times on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis. If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then your comments will be subject to moderation only if other users or the moderators believe you've broken the rules

Moderation is undertaken full-time 9am-6pm on weekdays, and on a part-time basis outwith those hours. Please be patient if your posts are not approved instantly.


Have you got a story?

Contact the news desk on 0141 302 6520 or email
Janice Bell

Janice Bell

You Couldn't Make This Up

It’s rubbish getting rid of trash, isn’t it?




Cat’s Eyes on Glasgow

Cat’s Eyes on Glasgow

Cat Cubie’s job is to find and share with you the fabulous things the city has to offer, from gigs to gastro.

Michelle McManus

Michelle McManus

Sussed in the City

I should have stayed in with Outlander, instead I went for a 5k walk and got pelted with hailstones

Gail’s Gab

Gail’s Gab

Gail Sheridan is a mother-of-one and wife to Tommy and she likes to get political with the hot topic of the week in her column Gail’s Gab.