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In Pictures: Whoopee Concert 2009

The whoopee cushion orchestra took place on the Big Screen at Chapelfield Plain, Norwich, on Friday, 13 March, 2009, for Comic Relief

The Whoopee Cushion Orchestra took place on the Big Screen at Chapelfield Plain, Norwich, on Friday, 13 March, 2009, for Comic Relief. Photos by David Keller.

The whoopee cushion orchestra took place on the Big Screen at Chapelfield Plain, Norwich, on Friday, 13 March, 2009, for Comic Relief

More than 100 people turned up to the Comic Relief event, where revellers 'whoopee'd' along with the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, to songs like the Blue Danube.

The whoopee cushion orchestra at Norwich Chapelfield Plain

People of all ages turned up to watch the orchestra, including Kelly and Katherine who joined in doing something 'funny for money'. They chose to dress-up in their pyjamas.

The whoopee cushion orchestra at Norwich Chapelfield Plain

Chris Goulding AKA Superman, flew down to the event at the Big Screen to trump along to classical tunes. With muscles like that, his whoopee cushion might pop.

The whoopee cushion orchestra at Norwich Chapelfield Plain

To warm the crowd, BBC Radio Norfolk's David Webster took the helm getting the audience to blow the best raspberries they could, showering the people next to them with spit.

The whoopee cushion orchestra at Norwich Chapelfield Plain

During the orchestra, cameras were pointing at the crowd for people to spot themselves on the giant 25 square-metre screen. Can you spot anyone you know?

The whoopee cushion orchestra at Norwich Chapelfield Plain

BBC Look East's Julie Reinger gets thrown off guard by the shear velocity of BBC Radio Norfolk's Nanette Aldous blowing her best raspberry.

The whoopee cushion orchestra at Norwich Chapelfield Plain

Important attendees at the money raising event included the Lord Major Jeremy Hooke, who was very pleased with the numbers in Norwich who have shown their support on Red Nose Day.

The whoopee cushion orchestra at Norwich Chapelfield Plain

Many people at the Big Screen donned their best fancy dress outfits and brought out their loudest sounding whoopee cushions! Some people wore safety equipment in case it got too much.

The whoopee cushion orchestra at Norwich Chapelfield Plain

The Sainsburys' ladies were at the event selling red noses for the orchestra attendees. 70p from all red noses sold went to Comic Relief.




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