British Sea Power try to save polar bears

Band donate proceeds from merchandise to North Pole cause

Brighton rockers British Sea Power are donating proceeds from a specially designed range of merchandise to an artic expedition team bearing their name.

British Sea Power Team 2008 – lead by geologist and BSP fan Gareth Ellis – will be racing other teams over a 400-mile stretch to the magnetic north pole.

The team are charged with crossing Polar Bear Pass – a migration route for hungry bears in search of food – to raise money for Polar Bear International Research and the NSPCC. British Sea Power Team 2008 T-shirts and patches are available from the band’s website.

For more see the British Sea Power online shop.