BBC appoints Paragon for inaugural Children in Need dinner

The BBC hired Paragon Events to produce its first BBC Children in Need Dinner at Battersea Evolution on 11 October.

BBC appoints Paragon for inaugural Chidren in Need dinner
BBC appoints Paragon for inaugural Chidren in Need dinner

The event, hosted by Terry Wogan, was attended by 800 guests from companies including Aviva, Metlife, Clydesdale, Bacardi, BT, Nissan and Peugeot.

More than 30 sporting, music and television celebrities were present. There were performances from Texas and Charlotte Church and entertainment from Britain's Got Talent winner Spelbound and comedian Jon Culshaw.

Paragon managing director Mike Martin said: "We look forward to making this an annual occasion and organising future events to help raise considerable funds for this well known charity."

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