UK Fundraising's Howard Lake was asked by Internet magazine about the phenomenon of online begging.
Some entrepreneurial individuals have beaten charities to it in using the Internet to appeal for funds for themselves. UK Fundraising has featured some of the more successful or outrageous examples from time to time.
Professor Robert Boyd will succeed Joanna Foster CBE as Chair of the Lloyds TSB Foundation for England and Wales, with effect from November 2003.
Professor Body has been Principal of St. George's Hospital Medical School since 1996, Pro Vice- Chancellor for Medicine at the University of London from 2000, and was previously a Consultant Children's doctor for 30 years.