Meryl Sweep and Benedict Cumberbatch will be joining filmmaker Taika Waititi for a charity reading of Roald Dahl's classic children's book James And The Giant Peach. The readings in 10 parts - will aim to raise money for Partners In Health, a global health non-profit organisation fighting coronavirus. Actors Ryan Reynolds, Cate Blanchett and Chris and Liam Hemsworth will also be taking part from home.
A personal trainer based in London has started a neighbourhood workout on her road in Fulham. After noticing a green shipping container outside her house, Flo Dowler, came up with the idea to hold a inspired aerobics workout to support of the NHS GOV Appeal. She invited her neighbours by email to join her outside their houses on Monday evenings for a 30 minute class with energetic music. All donations raised from the classes will be given to the National Emergencies Trust.
Workers at Park Lane Stables in West London are taking tiny ponies to people's homes to spread some cheer. The #tinyponyatyourwindow scheme is bringing smiles to the community with the help of small friends, Annies Whizz, Rusty, Mini and Red as they brighten residents' days by visiting houses in the Teddington area.