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Ziggy to headline World’s Big Sleep Out at Rose Bowl for Homelessness

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Article by Gavin Stuart, via Third Force News

A galaxy of stars will join people across the world to tackle homelessness in the Worlds’ Big Sleep Out.

This year’s event is taking place in 50 locations around the world, with organisers hoping to raise a staggering $50 million (£38m).

Thought to be the largest charitable fundraising campaign in a generation, an estimated 50,000 people will be taking part in the fundraiser. They will be joined by a host of famous names who will join events worldwide on Saturday 7 December.

Dundee-born actor Brian Cox will speak to crowds at the sleep out at New York’s Times Square, while the Los Angeles event will feature performances from reggae icon Ziggy Marley and singer Ellie Goulding.

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