Liverpool RAG has got its RAG Week off to a flying start by raising over £200 in the first day.

Events are being held on campus throughout the week to raise money for the Guild’s five key charities: Moving on with Life and Learning, Fair Bridge Merseyside, Team Oasis, Compass and Basement.

This is the first RAG week LGoS has seen since 2005, and has a fundraising target of at least £1,000.

Fundraising will continue every day this week:

Tuesday – Courtyard Carnival, 10am – 3pm in the Courtyard at LGoS

– Pub Quiz 7pm in the Saro Wiwa

Wednesday – Raffle, 12 – 2pm in the Courtyard

Thursday – Bake Sale, 11am – 2pm in University Square

Friday – Raffle, 12 – 2pm in the Courtyard

– Swap Shop, 10am – 4pm, Gilmour Bar

RAG Bol with also be available all week in the Saro Wiwa, at £4 with 50p going to the key charities.

Societies including BakeSoc, HitchSoc, ACE Africa and Oxfam have collaborated with RAG to bring together the week.