Cardiff-based Confused.com celebrated their headline sponsorship of Global’s Make Some Noise charity appeal with a ‘dress loud’ day on Friday 9th October.
As part of the day, Capital Breakfast presenters Polly and Geraint from Capital South Wales visited the offices to meet the staff and judge the loudest shirts and skirts being worn. Staff who dressed up donated money to Global’s Make Some Noise, which helps improve the lives of disadvantaged children and young people and also gives a voice to small charities and projects across the UK that struggle to raise awareness.
Capital South Wales, along with other Global radio brands including Heart, Smooth Radio, Classic FM, LBC and Radio X, plus their listeners, got involved in the ‘dress loud’ day, which included special celebrity guests, presenter challenges and money can’t buy prizes.
The winner of the best dressed competition was Steve Mitchell, who donned a fetching set of leopard print leggings, with the best dressed team going to the Digital team.
Fiona Creedon, head of advertising at Confused.com, says:
“We were delighted to be the headline sponsor of Global’s Make Some Noise appeal last week. Global’s Make Some Noise does some amazing work to help disadvantaged children and young people across the UK. Everybody at Confused.com got into the spirit of ‘dress ‘loud’ day and it was amazing to see just how much money was donated as well as the loud and jazzy shirts that some people had been hiding in their cupboards.”
About Global’s Make Some Noise:
Global’s Make Some Noise is a national charity, established in 2014, that gives a voice to small charities and projects across the UK that struggle to raise awareness. Global has brought together its brands, Heart, Capital, Capital Xtra, Radio X, Classic FM, LBC, Smooth, Smooth Extra and Gold which reach a combined 23 million people every week, to raise money to change young lives. Global's Make Some Noise is an appeal operated by Global Charities, a registered charity in England and Wales (1091657) and Scotland (SC041475). More information is available at makesomenoise.com.
About Communicorp UK:
Communicorp UK is home to some of the most exciting brands in UK radio including Capital networks in Scotland and South Wales, Heart networks in Yorkshire and North Wales, Smooth Radio networks in the North East, North West and East Midlands as well as 106.1 Real XS in Manchester. Our stations have a total reach of over 3.2 million adult listeners a week and command almost 24.5 million adult listening hours each week. Communicorp UK is an independent operating arm of Communicorp Group Ltd – Ireland’s premier media company and the home of some of Europe’s leading commercial media brands.
Source: RAJAR/Ipsos-MORI/RSMB six months ended June 2015 within the Communicorp UK TSA (All Adults 15+)
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Launched in 2002, Confused.com was the UK's first price comparison site for car insurance and is one of the UK’s biggest and most popular price comparison services, generating over one million quotes per month. It has expanded its range of comparison products over the last couple of years to include small van insurance, motorcycle insurance, car buying and selling, and car finance, as well as a number of tools designed to save drivers money on motoring.
Confused.com is not a supplier, insurance company or broker. It provides an objective and unbiased comparison service. By using cutting-edge technology, it has developed a series of intelligent web-based solutions that evaluate a number of risk factors to help customers with their decision-making, subsequently finding them great deals on a wide-range of insurance products, financial services, utilities and more. Confused.com’s service is based on the most up-to-date information provided by UK suppliers and industry regulators.
Confused.com is owned by the Admiral Group plc. Admiral listed on the London Stock Exchange in September 2004. Confused.com is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.