Fiona Mactaggart MP has pledged to donate £14,268 to Comic Relief, after saying she would donate £1 for every retweet she received before 9 pm of a tweet sent earlier this evening at 8:25 pm.
Ok stop now I owe comic relief£14,268. Phew! Cheque soon if you don't believe me check with comic relief
A politician's "spur of the moment" charity idea left her more than £14,000 down after promising £1 for every retweet she got on Twitter.
This year's Comic Relief has raised a record £75.1 million so far, beating 2011's total of £74.3 million.