Cupid, Roman god of love, to visit Honiton on Valentine's Day

PUBLISHED: 06:55 11 February 2009 | UPDATED: 23:00 15 June 2010

CUPID will be in Honiton on Saturday urging residents to spread a little love around the world on Valentine's Day.

CUPID will be in Honiton on Saturday - urging residents to spread a little love around the world on Valentine's Day.The Roman god of love will be in the window of the town's Oxfam shop, promoting the charity's Unwrapped campaign.For a donation, Cupid will bear your Valentine's message.David Foster, 32, an Oxfam volunteer, said: "Cupid will be in the shop window, wearing white heart shapes with messages on."People can write a message for a donation."It is a fun way to raise money and awareness."The Unwrapped campaign allows people to buy gifts for developing countries.For example, £6 will pay for a child to have a health check.Higher amounts can supply families with anything from a camel to a goat.


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