met has this inner strength which is very humbling. As soon as I was contacted about this event I agreed to support it in my own small way through performing. Ms Wales, from Westgate-on- Sea, Kent, needs a double lung transplant and has had eight failed organ matches in four years. She sleeps with a ventila- tion mask and has to carry around an oxygen cylin- der during the day. Im looking forward to tomorrow, she said. Sarahs fantastic for doing it and Natalie Imbruglia is amazing. Mother-of-three Ms Milne, whose five-year-old son William had a bowel transplant, said: I was lucky that my son got his transplant at the 11th hour. Jess was given two years to live four years ago, so shes living on two years of borrowed time. The show, aimed at encouraging young people to carry donor cards, will be at the Village Underground, and the line-up also includes come- dians Ed Byrne and Glenn Wool and London band The Yeah Yous. l Tickets 25, discounts for students. Box office: 01273 709709. London Lite Thursday, 15 October 2009 21 star gives out her number, then answers call for help POP STAR Natalie Imbruglia was so touched by the courage of a cystic fibrosis sufferer she met at a charity event that she gave the woman her mobile phone number and said: Call if you need my help. Now the Australian singer is to perform at an intimate gig in Shoreditch tomorrow to support Jessica Wales, 20, and raise awareness of organ donation. Ms Wales needs a life-saving transplant and four years ago was given two years to live. Recently, as her condition deteriorated, her friend Sarah Milne took the star up on her offer and sent her a text inviting her to perform at a show she was organising. Ms Milne, 38, from Croydon, said: I just texted Natalie and said, Im really sorry to disturb you. She said shed be happy to help. I was just out shopping and I got a text message from Natalie Imbruglia saying, Yeah Ill do that. Contact my manager. Imbruglia, 34, added: I was deeply touched by Jesss courage. The positivity she has, despite the terrible condition she has had to deal with all her life, stuck with me. Every cystic fibrosis sufferer I have by georgina littlejohn Inbrief we know what youre thinking BRITISH scientists have created a system that allows brain-to- brain communication, it has been claimed. The technology, which is said to let people send thoughts, words and images directly into the minds of others via an internet connection, has been developed at the University of Southampton. l leak councillor is suspended A SENIOR Tory councillor has been suspended for four weeks for leaking confidential information to a newspaper. Tony Arbour, a JP who sits on the London Assembly says it was in the public interest to reveal that Lib-Dem Richmond council paid 100,000 for a playing field they had previously been offered for 1. l teens try to take off with copter TEENAGE thieves attempted to take a businessmans helicopter for a joyride. The pilot returned to Letchworth Rugby Club, Herts, and discovered someone had tried to start the engine. When he took off he noticed two teenagers with bicycles hiding in the bushes. Police are investigating. l Transplant bid: Jessica Wales text that led to pop star nats gig for organ wait girl, 20 Humbled: Natalie index.html2.html3.html4.html5.html6.html7.html8.html9.html10.html11.html12.html13.html14.html15.html16.html17.html18.html19.html20.html21.html22.html23.html24.html25.html26.html27.html28.html29.html30.html31.html32.html33.html34.html35.html36.html37.html38.html39.html40.html41.html42.html43.html