British Heart Foundation

The Great British Bag-athon 2013 - every bag you fill is a bag full of life saving research.

The Great British Bag-athon is now over for 2013. Thanks to you, we raised over 1 million bags! 

We smashed our target of 1 million bags thanks to your generosity. The 1,134,820 bags donated will be turned into life-saving research into heart conditions - a huge thank you to everyone who took part and donated bags to fight for every heartbeat.

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Bag-athon stories

Bags of donations across the country total to 1,134,820

We're counting up the total - you have until Sunday to drop off your bags

The DJ has donated five bags to his local shop

Your updates

Kate has collected more than one bag.
Natalie has collected more than 25 bags.
Interabang have collected more than one bag.
Managed to get back into my account! Bag-athon now over. Total tally was 7 bags in three weeks!
North Highland College UHI have collected more than 75 bags.
North Highland College UHI have collected more than 50 bags.
North Highland College UHI have collected more than 25 bags.
North Highland College UHI have collected more than 10 bags.
As an update we have now collected 61 bags :)
Sneha has collected more than 25 bags.
Sneha has collected more than 10 bags.
Philomena has collected more than 25 bags.
Philomena has collected more than 10 bags.
The items I collected have been picked up today
Collected 15 bags of clothes and shoes and a Moses basket for the bagathon challenge. I'm so glad that I've collected as much as I have. I want to thank my family for helping me reach my goal.
Claire has collected more than 50 bags.
Angela has collected more than 25 bags.
Sneha has collected more than one bag.
BHF Wales and West Regional Team have collected more than 10 bags.
Shame it's all over I've still got people donating bags to this worthy cause. I've had another 30 bags but can't add them to my total. Thank you Deal you've been great.
Help us reach our target
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Total bags collected: 1,135,334
Bags target: 1,000,000
Collected online: 20,509