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News and Commentary On Newcastle United By Ed Harrison, A Proud Exiled Geordie And Lifelong Fan

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Entries Tagged as 'Charity'

Alan Shearer Can Be Proud Of This Moment

October 20th, 2016 · 8 Comments

We had seen the photo of Alan Shearer below carrying out a disabled fan before the Entertainers game and thought it reflected so well on Alan Shearer himself and on The Alan Shearer Foundation. It turns out the boy is 9 year-old Kian Henaghan from Cullercoats and he was Alan’s mascot for the game. Alan […]

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Tags: Charity · Disables fans · Newcastle News · Other News

Shearer On Why The Hard Work Was All Worthwhile

October 10th, 2016 · 9 Comments

Alan Shearer has been working hard over the last few weeks and months to put on the Entertainers game yesterday between a Newcastle side and Manchester United side which ended in a 2-2 draw. And yes Alan Shearer himself scored – so what’s new? Alan Shearer – in action on Sunday – after scoring

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Tags: Charity · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · The Alan Shearer Foundation

Newcastle Legend – I’ve Had A Brilliant Day

October 9th, 2016 · 77 Comments

The Newcastle United Entertainers drew 2-2 in their game with a Manchester United Select XI at Kingston Park this afternoon to commemorate the 5-0 thrashing Newcastle gave the Red Devils on October 20th, 1996. And yes – well of course – one of Newcastle’s goals was scored by Alan Shearer in the first half. Alan Shearer […]

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Tags: Alan Shearer · Charity · Newcastle News · Other News

The Wife Of Rafa Benitez – The Angel of Kindness

October 6th, 2016 · 6 Comments

Montse Benitez is Rafa’s wife (they were married in 1998) and created the Montse Benitez Foundation in September 30, 2011 and she is in the news today because she has  paid for 40 children to go on a fabulous trip  to Disneyland. There was some news of the Foundation in the local Newcastle press after Rafa joined Newcastle in […]

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Tags: Charity · Newcastle News · Newcastle United Foundation · Newcastle United Foundation 1892 Cup · Other News

Please Help Save 4 Year-Old Frankie Sherwood’s Life

September 29th, 2016 · 26 Comments

There is an ice hockey game on Sunday between the Billingham Stars and the Whitley Bay Warriors at the Whitley Bay ice rink to raise money for 4 year-old Frankie Sherwood from North Shields. Frankie unfortunately has Neuroblastoma cancer and the family is trying to raise £550K to get Frankie over to America for what […]

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Tags: Charity · Illness · Newcastle News · Other News