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Raising money to help children living incredibly tough lives around the world.

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A Global Charity Partnership with Comic Relief

Flying Start is the global charity partnership between British Airways and Comic Relief. British Airways wants to help give children in the communities which we fly to the chance to have a brighter future. That is why 100% of money raised by Flying Start goes directly to Comic Relief.

Cape Town January 2016
Johannesburg May 2016
Ben Nevis 2013
BA Dreamliner

So far we have raised...

£14,910,800

All donations made to Flying Start will go directly to help transform thousands of children’s lives in the UK and in some of the poorest countries across the world.

Changing the lives of children around the world

Mohammed lives in Ghana. Meet Mohammed in the village where he lives and see how the money you raise for Flying Start has helped to give him and others a better life, with bike banks enabling him to get to school on time and community projects providing women with an income.

Our aim is to help transform the lives of millions of children just like Mohammed, across the globe.

Making a difference globally

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Bristol 10km

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Tough Mudder London 2017

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The British Airways Flying Start Golf Day and Gala Ball

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Flying Start Surrey Hills Ramble

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Trolley Dash 2017

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Red Nose Day 2017!

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BA Does Strictly

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Flying With Wings

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Thames Path Trolley Dash

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Team TLC conquer Mount Kilimanjaro!

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