James McAvoy donates £275,000 to NHS medics’ PPE crowdfunding appeal


The actor James McAvoy has donated £275,000 to a crowdfunding campaign set up to by a group of doctors to raise money to buy vital protective equipment for NHS staff treating coronavirus.

The Scottish star of the X-Men movies and Atonement gave the money to support the efforts of concerned NHS medics who launched a page on Thursday appealing for money to buy personal protective equipment (PPE) such as masks, visors and gloves because they feel they are “going to war without armour and protection”.

Should you wish to donate you can do so here – https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/masks4nhsheroes