TV’s Christine Bleakley jumped at the chance to go to Uganda with Sport Relief to try to help thousands of children at risk of dying from something that to most of us seems a minor illness. Here the 33-year-old presenter – who with her fiancé, Chelsea star Frank Lampard, supports several charities – tells The Sun about her African mission.
“A few days later I was desperate to get back to school so I didn’t fall too far behind in my studies. But on my first day back I had an accident in my shorts in class.
“I learned a harsh lesson — that no matter how thirsty you are, never drink contaminated water. But it is so hard when it is hot not to drink the liquid that is available.”
First, the filthy old toilet block has been replaced with a brand new one which, crucially, has enough facilities to accommodate everyone and can be kept clean and in good working order — a vital step in delivering good sanitation.
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