Blue Peter Shoe Biz Appeal news

Children in Malawi.

Send questions and artwork to Malawi

Andy is going to Malawi in January to find out how the Shoe Biz Appeal is making a difference there. And your questions and artwork could go too! Read more

Pupils in Gretna got welly wet.

Gunge gets pupils welly messy for Shoe Biz

Thousands of pupils decided to Wear their Wellies for the Shoe Biz Appeal. But some went the extra mile and got wet and messy as well! Read more

Lucy and Rebecca are collecting shoes in Cyprus.

Shoe Biz Appeal takes off in Cyprus

Friends Lucie and Rebecca, are joining in the Shoe Biz Appeal in Cyprus. But how can they get the shoes here? With a little help from the RAF. Read more

Team Players' visit to Malawi

Team Players visit children in Malawi

Two Blue Peter Team Players have been to Malawi to see for themselves why children there need our support. Charlie and Mica met children orphaned by AIDS. Read more

Dundee posties help pupils do the 'Biz

Dundee posties help pupils do the ’Biz

Pupils at a primary school in North Fife are doing the ’Biz for the Appeal. And now their local posties are helping them to deliver the Shoe Biz message to the local community. Read more

The Blue Peter presenters strutting their stuff

Wear Your Wellies and appear on this website!

Tell us about your wild and wacky plans for Wear Your Wellies Day and you could appear on this website, and even be awarded a Blue Peter badge! Read more


Volunteering at the Children’s Corners

Nestley started going to the Children’s Corner after his parents died because of AIDS. Now he’s older, he’s a volunteer there, teaching football to the younger ones. Read more

David Beckham

Shoe Biz Appeal gets David Beckham’s boots!

Football legend and UNICEF Ambassador David Beckham has generously donated a pair of his football boots to the Blue Peter Shoe Biz Appeal. Read more

The Shoe Biz Appeal is raising money for children in Malawi

Blue Peter kicks off its 45th appeal

Ballet, tap, line and Irish dancers, as well as rollerskaters, boxers, footballers and divers launched the Appeal show with an impressive conga around the studio. Read more