A group of CEO's are tonight sleeping rough to raise awareness about youth homelessness.
Action for Children's new chief executive Sir Tony Hawkhead, Mike Tobin OBE, John Hardie, chief executive of ITN, Tim Griffin, Dell UK vice president and Matthew Ponsonby, chief operating officer, Barclays Investment Banking Division have left the boardroom to sleep next to St Paul's Cathedral.
In London, the average Easter spend per family is £2432 according to research carried out by children's charity, Action for Children. Over a third of London parents are concerned about the rising costs of the Easter break.
10% of parents nationally admitted that it's a very stressful time of year and worry about keeping their children entertained. Over the Easter period, Action for Children is hosting The Big Egg Hunt in Covent Garden.
Another of the painted eggs that was to be auctioned for charity has been stolen. The Our Team egg by the artist Charle Anson was taken from its stand outside the National Portrait Gallery. Last month, two of the eggs were stolen and then returned.