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Amputee mum wins support of A-list stars

[b]A HOST of Hollywood stars, including Gerard Butler and Mel Gibson, are backing a Renfrewshire mum's charity.[/b] Quadruple amputee Corinne Hutton, from Lochwinnoch, set up Finding Your Feet after pneumonia almost took her life last summer. The 44-year-old and her...

Gerard Butler on Bush devils, dancing and Liberian roosters

[b]Gerard Butler, the Hollywood actor, has visited Liberia lto see for himself the work of Scottish charity Mary's Meals. He tells Harriet Alexander why he went to West Africa - and how it has changed him[/b] The sunlight was filtering through the thick tropical...

Gerard Butler relishes new charity role

[b]Hollywood star happy to help feed the children, writes Janet Christie[/b] AT THE Mary's Meals compound in Tubmanburg, Liberia, the DVD currently doing the rounds is Gerry Butler's 300. The Paisley-born actor is visiting the Scottish-based international charity that...

Star backs battle to save kids’ ward

HOLLYWOOD star Gerard Butler has joined the fight to save a closure-threatened children's ward at a hospital in his home town of Paisley. The star of Law Abiding Citizen and 300 has warned health bosses that closing Ward 15 at the Royal Alexandra Hospital is a “blow...

Gerard Butler is ‘Painting the Night Red’ for Haiti

Gerard Butler will join Paul Haggis and George Stroumboulopoulos for an intimate cocktail event, Painting the Night Red, sponsored by Artists for Peace and Justice on Friday, September 9 at the Toronto International Film Festival. Continue reading on Examiner.com...

Hollywood star Gerard Butler joins Celtic for charity match

The Bounty Hunter star is to don the hoops against Manchester United for east Africa famine appeal. Hollywood actor Gerard Butler is to play for Celtic in a charity match against Manchester United to help raise money to tackle famine in east Africa, the Glasgow club...

Hollywood star Gerard Butler’s good turn for Strictly

HOLLYWOOD actor Gerard Butler has donated an undisclosed sum of money to a glitzy Inverness charity event. The heartthrob, who hails from Scotland and has starred alongside Jennifer Aniston in The Bounty Hunter, has given his backing to Strictly Inverness 2011 which...

Bulgari To Host Star-Studded Celebrity Charity Event

On Thursday, January 13, 2011, Bulgari will host an exclusive event in Los Angeles honoring award-winning producer Simon Fuller and Oscar-winning filmmaker Paul Haggis for their personal commitments to helping the world's most vulnerable children through their...

Gerard Butler presents award to Scots charity founder

[i]Hollywood star honours Magnus MacFarlane-Barrow for his 'extraordinary' work as founder of Mary's Meals.[/i] Hollywood actor Gerard Butler has presented an award to the founder of a Scottish charity for his work feeding hungry children, it has been announced....

Hollywood star becomes patron of First Response

COMRIE'S First Response has been given a huge boost this week. Talking exclusively to Herald reporter Lynn Duke, Responder Manager Alan Moffat has revealed that Hollywood superstar Gerard Butler has agreed to be the charity's patron. Film favourite and regular visitor...

Gerard Butler on Haiti: ‘Still so much to be done’

For a good part of my life, I've been a bit of a rogue — not always living the best, healthiest, most responsible life. But I feel like I've turned myself around, gotten my personal life and career together, and I love what I do. Along with this contentment has come...

Celebrities Play Hollywood Dominoes for Peace and Justice

Celebrities en route to the Academy Awards this year will make a pit-stop beforehand to take part in the 3rd Annual Pre-Oscar Hollywood Domino Gala Benefiting Artists for Peace and Justice. The much anticipated dominos tournament of the Academy Awards, invites iconic...

Stars pull up their socks for Sport Relief

Today's the day that a new range of limited-edition red and white stripy socks go on sale exclusively at Sainsbury's to help raise money for Sport Relief 2010. And some of the nation's best-loved celebrities couldn't wait to sport their pair. Modelled by Girls Aloud...

Now Hunk Butler is a Socks Symbol

MOVIE hunk Gerard Butler puts his feet up for charity - and proves he has SOCKS appeal. [img]http://www.gerardbutler.net/news/Uploads/butler.jpg[/img] The Scots 300 star was happy to sit back and relax with a cuppa to promote next month's Sport Relief weekend. The...

Gerard Butler Offers Himself Up For Charity (Blog)

Gerard Butler is auctioning off a night of his company to raise money for a children's cancer charity. The 300 star is offering up the date to benefit non-profit organization Kids Kicking Cancer, which teaches martial arts to empower young patients. Fans who make a...

Gerard Butler’s Ongoing Quest to Help Haiti (Blog)

Gerard Butler is more than just a pretty face. After participating in the Hope for Haiti Now telethon, The Bounty actor joined Nicole Kidman, Penélope Cruz, Javier Bardem and Daniel Craig for a brunch at director Paul Haggis' house. Together, they helped raise $4.5...

Gerard Butler is an ‘Artist for Haiti’

Gerard Butler was among the celebrities who came out on Thursday, January 28 for the Artists for Haiti Benefit art auction at Track 16 Gallery in Santa Monica, CA. The event, sponsored by Artists for Peace and Justice, was hosted by actress Olivia Wilde....

Grieving family focuses on plane crash survivor’s recovery

Israeli 13-year-old lost Skokie grandfather, 2 sisters, cousin in tragedy ANN ARBOR, Mich. — — Yossi Menora isn't ready to talk about the crash. He winces at the words "burn" and " skin graft." When an occupational therapist pushes him to stretch his healing skin,...

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