Moyles and Co raise £1million
BBC Radio 1 presenters Chris Moyles and Fearne Cotton, along with seven celebrities have raised over £1million for Comic Relief.
The team have climbed Mount Kilimanjaro and listeners have been able to keep up-to-date with their progress, with Vernon Kay who is presenting Chris's show whilst his is away.
The Radio 1 total contributes 90 per cent to the overall total raised for the Comic Relief Red Nose Climb so far – which stands at £1,274,267.
Ben Cooper, Head of Programmes, Radio 1 says: "This is fantastic news! We're overwhelmed by the generosity of our listeners. It's the first time Radio 1 alone has raised a million pounds for Comic Relief. Chris and Fearne and the rest of the team out in Kilimanjaro will be spurred on by this great news."