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Archive for March, 2011

Dandelion Tour – New Dates, New Venues

Posted by Helperworme on March 26th, 2011

Due to popular demand, Bill has now added some extra dates to his forthcoming tour in other parts of the UK.

The extra dates, with links to purchase tickets are below:

10 November 2011 – CARDIFF CIA Arena

Tickets available from Ticketmaster or from the venue direct.

29 November 2011 – BOURNEMOUTH BIC

Tickets available from the BIC Website.

02 December 2011 – BELFAST Odyssey Arena

Tickets available from Ticketmaster or from the venue direct.

You seen Chalet Girl yet?

Posted by Bombyx Mori on March 23rd, 2011

Chalet Girl is the latest film to feature Bill, who stars alongside the likes of Bill Nighy, Brooke Shields and Felicity Jones.

Here’s a wee interview with him on it all:

Who’s the lucky Twitterer?

Posted by Bombyx Mori on March 22nd, 2011

So the Twitrelief auction has now closed and collectively it raised an incredible £286,074 for Comic Relief! We cannot thank you enough for being part of this incredible auction.

Comic Relief are currently in the process of taking payments from the winning bidders and gathering their information. Wonder who will get super-followed by Bill Bailey…

Bill picks up Gold at the British Television Advertising Awards

Posted by Bombyx Mori on March 22nd, 2011

Bill collected the golden arrow at the advertising industry awards ceremony (also known as The British Arrows) last week, as the online campaign he took part in for Farming & Countryside Education (FACE) scooped a gold award in the Charity division.

For those of you who missed the news initially, FACE is a great charity that teaches kids where their food comes from and when it came to Bill’s attention that almost a third of children in England didn’t know what bacon’s made of, he decided to help out.

Here’s the link again:

Get Super-Followed on Twitter by Bill for Comic Relief!

Posted by Bombyx Mori on March 12th, 2011

The ‘Super-Follow’ means that Bill will do ALL of these things…

1.    Follow you on Twitter for 90 days

2.    Retweet one of your tweets

3.    Send out a tweet including your Twitter @username

And as if that weren’t enough,

4.    You know that Gretsch Countryman 50th anniversary edition guitar that Bill Bailey played at Wembley? He’s only giving it away.

SO BID NOW!!! Bill Bailey will become your twitter best friend and Comic Relief will spend ALL the money you bid on life-changing projects.

The auction started on March 10th and the ebay site is a hothouse of activity and bidding til it closes on March 20th.

follow @twitrelief for your chance of having Bill follow you on Twitter – NOW!