Howard Lake | 20 April 2005 | News Diabetes UK’s new magenta wristbands Diabetes UK launch magenta wristbands Diabetes UK has launched a magentawristband to raise funds for the charity.The charity has ordered 35,000 wristbands which will retail at £1 each and be available in adult and child sizes. Thebands will feature the slogan “A future without diabetes” and the DiabetesUK web address.Douglas Smallwood, Chief Executive of Diabetes UK, said: “This is the firsttime that Diabetes UK have sold wristbands to raise money and we hope it will be a huge success.” Advertisement Bands will be available to buy through the charity’s website, from its main London office, and via its customer services telephone line. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis 44 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.