Children in Need 2006

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Children in Need 2006
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Genre Telethon
Presented by Terry Wogan
Fearne Cotton
Natasha Kaplinsky
Voices of Alan Dedicoat
Country of origin United Kingdom
Production
Location(s) BBC Television Centre
Camera setup Multiple
Running time 500 minutes
Release
Original network BBC One, BBC Two
Picture format 16:9
Original release 17 November – 18 November 2006
Chronology
Preceded by Children in Need 2005
Followed by Children in Need 2007
Related shows Celebrity Scissorhands
External links
Website www.bbc.co.uk/pudsey

Children in Need 2006 was a campaign held in the United Kingdom to raise money for Children in Need. It culmunated in a live broadcast on BBC One on the evening of Friday 17 November and was hosted by Terry Wogan, Natasha Kaplinsky, Fearne Cotton and Chris Moyles. The voice over reading out money raised at various points was Alan Dedicoat. On average, the broadcast brought in 7.72m viewers and raised a total of £18,300,392 by the closing minute.

Television campaign[edit]

Artist performances[edit]

Cast performances[edit]

Others[edit]

Official single[edit]

Emma Bunton recorded the official single for 2006's appeal. The Baby Spice recorded a cover of Petula Clark's 60s classic Downtown especially for the charity. The single peaked at Number 3 on the UK singles chart.

Totals[edit]

The following are totals with the times they were announced on the televised show.

  • At 17 November 2006 23:40 GMT the total raised was £9,684,158
  • At 18 November 2006 00:40 GMT the total raised was £12,608,849
  • At 18 November 2006 01:03 GMT the total raised was £16,052,161
  • At 18 November 2006 01:47 GMT the total raised was £16,950,588
  • At 18 November 2006 02:19 GMT the total raised was £18,300,392

The most recent total shown for the 2006 appeal was shown on the official website on 24 June 2007 at 18:40 GMT as £30,194,659 [1]

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