The Forever Friends Appeal is very fortunate to have the support of many public figures who help create awareness about our charity.
Jane Asher - is an English actress, author and entrepreneur, who achieved early fame as a child actress and has worked extensively in film, TV and on stage throughout her career. Known as the Queen of Cakes, she has written several cake-baking books.
Bill Bailey - is an English comedian, musician, actor, TV and radio presenter and author. He is well known for his role in Black Books and for his appearances in Never Mind the Buzzcocks, Have I Got News for You and QI as well as his extensive stand-up work.
Brenda Blethyn OBE
Brenda Blethyn OBE - 'is an English actress who has worked in theatre, television and film. She is best known for her role in the Mike Leigh film, Secrets & Lies (for which she won numerous awards) and is now starring in the television series 'Vera'.
Simon Callow CBE
Simon Callow CBE - is an English actor, musician, writer, and theatre director. Most well-known for his role in the 1994 romantic comedy film, Four Weddings and a Funeral. His third volume about Orson Welles has recently been published.
John & Jennifer Cleese
John and Jennifer Cleese - John is an English actor, comedian, writer, and film producer. Best known for Monty Python and Fawlty Towers and various film roles. Jenny (née Wade) is a Jewellery Designer and former model.
Tom Conti - is a Scottish actor, theatre director and novelist of Italian Scots descent. He has won a Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play in 1979 for his performance in Whose Life Is It Anyway?.
Anita Dobson - is an English stage, film and television actress, and singer. She has worked extensively and is best known for her role from 1985 to 1988 as Angie Watts in the BBC soap opera EastEnders.
Michael Eavis CBE
Michael Eavis CBE – Legendary Glastonbury founder Michael Eavis is our official Ambassador for the 2017 Walk of Life. Michael will be attending the event to meet and greet walkers, before joining participants as they begin their marathon route from Bishops Cannings, along the Kennet and Avon Canal.
Nigel Havers - is an English stage, film and television actor. He played Lord Andrew Lindsay in the 1981 British film Chariots of Fire, earning a BAFTA nomination for the role and Dr Tom Latimer in the British TV comedy series Don't Wait Up.
Tom & Henry Herbert
Tom and Henry Herbert - the baking brothers from 5th generation Hobbs House Bakery . TV personalities with two cookery books to their name. Ambassadors specifically for Ted's Big Bake Off.
Ed Jackson is an English former professional rugby union player who played for a number of sides in England and Wales as a Number 8. Ed is looking forward to increasing awareness and helping to raise funds for the much-needed new centre that will bring together a number of services from the Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic Diseases (RNHRD - also known as The Min).
Felicity Kendal CBE
Felicity Kendal CBE - is an English actress, working in television and theatre. She has appeared in numerous stage and screen roles, but the role that brought attention to her career was that of Barbara Good in the 1975 television series The Good Life.
Cherie Lunghi - is an English film, television and theatre actress, well known to British audiences for her starring roles in many TV dramas. She is famous abroad as Guinevere in the 1981 film Excalibur.
Paul Martin - is an antiques dealer and professional drummer, best known for being the presenter of various BBC antiques programmes including Flog It!
Simon Shepherd - is an English actor. He is best known to TV audiences from many appearances, including as Dr Will Preston in five series of ITV's Peak Practice.
Alison Steadman OBE
Alison Steadman OBE - is an English actress. She won the 1991 National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actress for the Mike Leigh film Life is Sweet, and the 1993 Olivier Award for Best Actress.
Amy Williams MBE
Amy Williams MBE - is a British former skeleton racer and Olympic gold medallist. Originally a runner, she began training in skeleton after trying the sport on a push-start track at the University of Bath.
Shaun Williamson - is an English actor, singer, media personality, and occasional presenter, best known for his role as Barry Evans in EastEnders and as a satirical version of himself in the BBC/HBO sitcom Extras.