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The Bing UK blog — Nov 2012

  • November
    29

    Help Your Britain - The Pluto Appeal

    Today marks the ninth user-nominated charity to be showcased on the Bing homepage as part of our Help Your Britain campaign, where we showcase the work of a small UK charity on the last Friday of each month, enabling the cause to tell its own story. There are more than 187,000 registered charities across Great Britain with a story to be told, many of whom will never be heard due to the lack of resources at their disposal. We’re shining the spotlight on these unsung British heroes as part of a long-term campaign, enabling you, the British public, to nominate the charities you would like to see featured on the homepage on the final Friday of each month via www.bing.com/HelpYourBritain . Today is the turn of … The Pluto Appeal, which is part of the Children’s Hospital Trust Fund, aims to fundraise £1.5million for a ‘da-Vinci’ surgical robot to perform life-saving operations on little people at the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in London. The new surgical system would give up to 3,000 children and babies in London and the South of England access to the benefits of robotic surgery, which allows for quicker recovery times, shorter hospital stays, smaller scars and less chance of infection... Read More Today marks the ninth user-nominated charity to be showcased on the Bing homepage as part of our Help Your Britain campaign, where we showcase the work of a small UK charity on the last Friday of each month, enabling the cause to tell its own story. There are more than 187,000 registered charities across Great Britain with a story to be told, many of whom will never be heard due to the lack of resources at their disposal. We’re shining the spotlight on these unsung British heroes as part of a long-term campaign, enabling you, the British public, to nominate the charities you would like to see featured on the homepage on the final Friday of each month via www.bing.com/HelpYourBritain . Today is the turn of … The Pluto Appeal, which is part of the Children’s Hospital Trust Fund, aims to fundraise £1.5million for a ‘da-Vinci’ surgical robot to perform life-saving operations on little people at the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in London. The new surgical system would give up to 3,000 children and babies in London and the South of England access to the benefits of robotic surgery, which allows for quicker recovery times, shorter hospital stays, smaller scars and less chance of infection... Read More
  • November
    29

    Behind the scenes at The Pluto Appeal

    <a href="http://video.uk.msn.com/?mkt=en-gb&amp;vid=78da36d3-36d1-4502-8b19-c5c8fabacae1&amp;from=shareembed-syndication&amp;src=v5:embed:syndication:&amp;from=dest_en-gb_destination" target="_new" title="The Pluto Appeal" data-mce-href="http://video.uk.msn.com/?mkt=en-gb&amp;vid=78da36d3-36d1-4502-8b19-c5c8fabacae1&amp;from=shareembed-syndication&amp;src=v5:embed:syndication:&amp;from=dest_en-gb_destination">Video: The Pluto Appeal</a> <a href="http://video.uk.msn.com/?mkt=en-gb&amp;vid=78da36d3-36d1-4502-8b19-c5c8fabacae1&amp;from=shareembed-syndication&amp;src=v5:embed:syndication:&amp;from=dest_en-gb_destination" target="_new" title="The Pluto Appeal" data-mce-href="http://video.uk.msn.com/?mkt=en-gb&amp;vid=78da36d3-36d1-4502-8b19-c5c8fabacae1&amp;from=shareembed-syndication&amp;src=v5:embed:syndication:&amp;from=dest_en-gb_destination">Video: The Pluto Appeal</a>
  • November
    01

    Help Your Britain - Chawton House Library

    Today marks the eighth user-nominated charity to be showcased on the Bing homepage as part of our Help Your Britain campaign, where we showcase the work of a small UK charity on the last Friday of each month, enabling the cause to tell its own story. There are more than 187,000 registered charities across Great Britain with a story to be told, many of whom will never be heard due to the lack of resources at their disposal. We’re shining the spotlight on these unsung British heroes as part of a long-term campaign, enabling you, the British public, to nominate the charities you would like to see featured on the homepage on the final Friday of each month via www.bing.com/HelpYourBritain . Today is the turn of … Chawton House Library is a beacon for Britain literary heritage, housing unique and rare women’s literature in England from 1600 to 1830. Its specialist collection is set in the home and working estate of Edward Austen, brother of English literary legend Jane Austen. The House provides the perfect environment in which to research, study and appreciate more than 10,600 texts in their original setting, and inspire a passion in readers of all ages. In addition, Chawton House Library... Read More Today marks the eighth user-nominated charity to be showcased on the Bing homepage as part of our Help Your Britain campaign, where we showcase the work of a small UK charity on the last Friday of each month, enabling the cause to tell its own story. There are more than 187,000 registered charities across Great Britain with a story to be told, many of whom will never be heard due to the lack of resources at their disposal. We’re shining the spotlight on these unsung British heroes as part of a long-term campaign, enabling you, the British public, to nominate the charities you would like to see featured on the homepage on the final Friday of each month via www.bing.com/HelpYourBritain . Today is the turn of … Chawton House Library is a beacon for Britain literary heritage, housing unique and rare women’s literature in England from 1600 to 1830. Its specialist collection is set in the home and working estate of Edward Austen, brother of English literary legend Jane Austen. The House provides the perfect environment in which to research, study and appreciate more than 10,600 texts in their original setting, and inspire a passion in readers of all ages. In addition, Chawton House Library... Read More
  • November
    01

    Behind the scenes at Chawton House Library

    <a href="http://video.uk.msn.com/?mkt=en-gb&amp;vid=f793fee3-ac35-4a75-b39d-a3aeb4579e40&amp;from=shareembed-syndication&amp;src=v5:embed:syndication:&amp;from=dest_en-gb_destination" target="_new" title="The Chawton House Library" data-mce-href="http://video.uk.msn.com/?mkt=en-gb&amp;vid=f793fee3-ac35-4a75-b39d-a3aeb4579e40&amp;from=shareembed-syndication&amp;src=v5:embed:syndication:&amp;from=dest_en-gb_destination">Video: The Chawton House Library</a> <a href="http://video.uk.msn.com/?mkt=en-gb&amp;vid=f793fee3-ac35-4a75-b39d-a3aeb4579e40&amp;from=shareembed-syndication&amp;src=v5:embed:syndication:&amp;from=dest_en-gb_destination" target="_new" title="The Chawton House Library" data-mce-href="http://video.uk.msn.com/?mkt=en-gb&amp;vid=f793fee3-ac35-4a75-b39d-a3aeb4579e40&amp;from=shareembed-syndication&amp;src=v5:embed:syndication:&amp;from=dest_en-gb_destination">Video: The Chawton House Library</a>