University of Abertay Dundee - Drawing on drawers for charity

April 10, 2008

Some might see it as art, but for others it's just a load of pants. Staff and students at the University of Abertay Dundee took part in a drawing competition - on pairs of knickers. The stunt, to celebrate International Women's Week, raised over £600 for Ovarian Cancer Action. Payroll assistant Lisa Grant won a massage and haircut for her prowess at drawing on her drawers. Organiser Anne Wilson said the competition was so popular that she had to buy a packet of underpants every day for entrants to decorate. "I dread to think what they thought in the shop," she said.

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