28 Jul 2016

RUN GEORDIE RUN RETURNS HOME

In April, Mark ‘Run Geordie Run’ Allison left his native North East to begin his journey to Portugal – and the start line for his 2,650 mile charity run across Europe. Today, (28th July) the software developer
22 Jul 2016

RUN GEORDIE RUN EUROPE – THE ‘VICTOR’!

It has taken Mark ‘Run Geordie Run’ Allison 83 days and 2,650 miles to complete his charity run from Lisbon to Belgrade – and today (Friday 22 July), incredibly, he can not only say he has run
14 Jul 2016

RUN GEORDIE RUN EUROPE – UPDATE AND SIGNIFICANT ROUTE CHANGE

This week, Mark ‘Run Geordie Run’ Allison has celebrated both his second wedding anniversary and 45th birthday pounding the pavements of Slovenia, as he continues his run across Europe in aid of the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation
13 Jul 2016

TICKETS FOR CHRISTMAS CONCERT ON SALE NOW

Christmas arrived early in the North East this year as festive preparations were launched for a star studded, spectacular Yuletide concert. Organisers of the fifth annual Christmas at the Cathedral concert have chosen to raise funds for
6 Jun 2016

TOAST OF THE TYNE AT ST JAMES’ PARK

A night of glamour and intrigue is on offer this September as plans for a masquerade ball at St James’ Park are unveiled. Toast of the Tyne is an opportunity for the ladies and gentlemen of the
22 May 2016

A MAGIC TOTAL RAISED FOR SIR BOBBY ROBSON FOUNDATION

St James’ Park, Newcastle, opened its doors to thousands of passionate Rugby League fans for The Dacia Magic Weekend yesterday (21 May) and none were more warmly received by the locals than the fans of Widnes Vikings.
20 May 2016

NEW CONSULTANT CLINICAL SCIENTIST APPOINTED THROUGH YOUR FUNDING

Today (Friday 20 May) is International Clinical Trials Day and the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation is marking the occasion by announcing a new research role, funded by our wonderful supporters. A new patient treatment and research role
11 May 2016

COUNTY DURHAM BALL AT WINTER GARDENS

This September, a special fundraising ball in County Durham will help raise money for two charities that are very important to the region. The Charity Ball at Beamish Hall’s Winter Gardens will support the work of the
1 May 2016

RUN GEORDIE RUN EUROPE – THE CHALLENGE BEGINS…

Today is the day (Sunday 1 May), Mark ‘Run Geordie Run’ Allison begins his 3,400 mile run across Europe to raise funds for the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation and The Children’s Foundation. The 44-year-old software developer has
28 Apr 2016

RUN GEORDIE RUN AROUND THE WORLD

Software developer, Mark ‘Run Geordie Run’ Allison, has set himself the phenomenal charity challenge of running 20,000 miles around the world. He has already run down the UK and across the USA and Australia, and he leaves