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November 09, 2010

Take That Support 'Hear The World Campaign'

Take That are lending their support to global health campaign, Hear the World, to help raise awareness about the importance of hearing and the consequences of hearing loss.

As part of their support, Take That and a long list of celebrities, including Jude Law, Sting and Annie Lennox, have each been snapped by legendary musician and photographer, Bryan Adams, who also photographed the band for their recent Q Magazine interview and front cover.

Speaking of the Hear The World campaign, Take That said: "Hearing is something that we rely on every day, even more so being musicians."

"To lend our support to this campaign is something we are really proud of and are grateful for a chance to play a part in raising awareness of the issue of hearing loss."

Did You Know?

More than 16 percent of the world's population have hearing loss, with experts predicting this will to increase to 1.1 billion by 2015? In the UK an estimated 8.5 million people are affected by the condition and struggle for up to 15 years before seeking advice.

For more information about Hear the World and advice about protecting your hearing, click here.