Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen to officially open charity shop in Battersea

Shooting Star Children’s Hospices in Northcote Road will be selling some of his suits and shirts

Renowned interior designer Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen will be bringing his fabulous style to Shooting Star Children’s Hospices’ Battersea charity shop in Northcote Road at 11.15 tomorrow (Monday October 7) to celebrate a successful first year with an official celebrity opening. 

LLB (pictured in a suitable subdued fashion) will also be donating a number of exclusive items including bespoke suits and shirts designed and adapted by the man himself to go on sale for lucky customers. 

Shooting Star Children’s Hospices provides care and support to babies, children and young people with life-limiting conditions plus their families across Surrey and 15 boroughs of London. 

Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen and his wife Jackie have been patrons of the charity for more than 20 years, regularly attending special fundraising events, providing wonderful auction items and appearing on shows. The couple once took part in Celebrity Who Wants to Be A Millionaire and won an astounding £500,000 for the charity. 

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David Buckley

Dave Buckley is a career journalist. “I once went painting girders for a week and discovered I didn’t like heights,” he says. “Apart from that it has always been journalism for me in one form or another.” Past publications worked for include the South-East London Mercury*, Kent Messenger, Daily Express, Today*, News of the World* and Hong Kong Star*. All those marked with an asterisk no longer exist (trend emerging?). He owned and edited a Thailand-based property magazine before returning to England and currently works as a production editor for an East Midlands-based publishing group.

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