Your cause is fabulous too

By Jessica Elgot, July 9, 2009
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Israel's envoy to the UK, Ron Prosor, with actress Joanna Lumley.

Mr Prosor decided to present the Gurkha Welfare Trust, for which Ms Lumley has long been a campaigner, with £300 rejected by the Edinburgh Film Festival after it refused to accpet money from Israel.

Gurkhas, said Mr Prosor, were another worthy cause.

    Last updated: 4:53pm, July 9 2009