As the deadline for the 2fm Toy Appeal for St Vincent de Paul draws near, Ryan Tubridy gave the appeal a push live from Arnotts yesterday.

Tubridy gathered a host of special guests for his live 2FM broadcast from Arnott's Henry Street Store.

Watch Tubridy broadcast from Arnott's here

The Dublin Gospel Choir sang throughout the programme and guests included fellow 2fm presenter Hector Ó hEochagáin as well as cook Clodagh McKenna, Irish and Leinster rugby star Johnny Sexton and singer Mary Byrne.

The deadline for donations to the 2fm Toy Appeal for St Vincent de Paul in association with Supervalu is this Sunday, December 11.

For further information on how and where to donate visit http://2fm.rte.ie/toyappeal