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Last Updated: Saturday November 21 2009 16:05 GMT

Children in Need raises 20m

Stars support Children In Need

Loads of TV and music stars have helped Children in Need raise over £20m for charity.

Diversity, JLS, the cast of EastEnders and the stars of Strictly were among the performers at the big show.

This year's Children In Need song was also revealed. It features more than 100 children's TV characters performing a mix of classic hit songs.

Last year, the event raised £38m. Organisers hope that this year's final total will be as much as that or more.

The event was hosted by Sir Terry Wogan who said that it was "another fantastic fundraising effort".

Children in Need has raised more than £525m for disadvantaged children and young people in the UK since the first appeal in 1980.