"My only fear is being overtaken by a man in lead boots and a deep-sea diving kit"
Actress Brenda Blethyn on the London Marathon
"Health warnings haven't stopped people smoking. In the same way, we don't yet know how donors will use this information"
Cathy Pharoah on the Institute of Fundraising's benchmarking project
"Emergency water tanks delivered to Basra by Unicef have been looted. Trucks shipping in water are being stripped of parts whenever they stop"
Oxfam director Barbara Stocking on the disruption of aid in Iraq.