[February 25 2014]
Designer Alice Temperley a native of Somerset has started a fundraising campaign dedicated to helping those who have been hit by the catastrophe in Somerset, England. Since the launch of the #FLOODSUPPORT #TEMPERLEY campaign at the brands London Fashion Week show, over £100,000 has been raised for the Somerset Emergency Flood Relief Fund Appeal supporting the flood efforts.
This initiative has already been backed by names such as Gillian Anderson, Laura Bailey, Bella Freud, Jefferson Hack, Natalie Massenet, Charlotte Olympia, Liberty Ross, Jade Parfitt, Charlotte Tillbury, and Florence Welch amongst others. They are asking the public to social media their message of support with the hashtags.