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Seven-year-old boy raises thousands for Haiti

A seven-year-old boy has raised over £50,000 for the survivors of the Haiti quake after seeing the devastation on television.

Charlie Simpson cycled five miles on Sunday after talking with his mother about how he could help to raise money for the survivors of the Haiti quake.

Before his big ride he and Unicef's Michael Newsome spoke to the BBC about the gesture and what it mean for people in Haiti.

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