It's being described as a crowd-funded campaign - the modern term for a whip-round
Anyway, when Marsh was told that the coach driver entrusted with transporting the Aussies across the land over the next couple of months earned a pittance, he initiated a whip-round
among his team-mates and handed the proceeds over to the grateful man behind the wheel.
Do you think we should have a whip-round
to make sure he's OK in retirement?
by Aberdeen FC players netted PS470 for the Trussell Trust last week.
Jean, 61, said her family's devastation has now turned to hope after Reece's uncle and work colleagues had a whip-round
, raising PS200.
Local traders and businessmen organised a whip-round
to augment the original display which was switched on last month but was not as dazzling as they had hoped.
HELPING HAND Staff and customers from The Emperor Hadrian pub had a whip-round
for robbery victim Anne Henderson, pictured with the pub''s manager, Carol Bradwell FUNDRAISERS From left, Alexander Norrie, Fred Turnbull, landlord of the Ship Inn in Monkseaton, Steven Taylor and Pauline Buglass with a cheque for the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation GOODWILL A toy collection by customers of the Swan pub on Heddon On The Wall brought smiles to the faces of Thai children orphaned by the 2004 Tsunami BIG-HEARTED Gemma Clay, with daughter Ava Bainbridge, 19 months, and fundraiser Steve Bowman, at the Seven Stars Pub in Wrekenton
I have noticed a recent trend in the way people are hard-handedly collecting whip-round
money for gifts, which I find most disconcerting.
Scottish Parliament bosses have called in detectives after cash from a Tory whip-round
C Young, Maidstone, Kent WE may have to have a whip-round
for superinjunction lawyers, as I suspect they won't get much business in the future.
Larry's food is expected to be paid for by a whip-round
among Downing St staff, rather than funded from the public purse.
TOON tycoon Mike Ashley caved into player power at St James's Park after furious United stars threatened to have a whip-round
in order to pay for a private flight to Dundee.