Ed Sheeran gig raises £40,000 for Bristol charity

Ed Sheeran
The charity event helped raise £40,000 Photo: ITV West

One25 is a Bristol charity, we help women who are trapped in the streets to break free and build new lives. We works with three hundred women a year, two hundred of which are currently street working and a hundred of which are in recovery."

– Louise Willott, Fundraiser for One25

Singer and two time Brit award winner Ed Sheeran was in Bristol last night, to raise money for a charity that helps vulnerable women. He agreed to attend the event after a member of the charity One25 wrote a letter. She was inspired by his song the A team which helped the star rise to fame.

The event helped raise £40,000 for the charity. The 21-year-old said he feels it's his responsibility to help make a difference.

Click the link below for his full interview.

Louise Willott is a fundraiser for the charity. She says the money raised from the event, has made a huge impact.