21 May 2015

TEAMWORK AND CLINICAL TRIALS KEY TO SUCCESS OF CANCER DRUG

To mark International Clinical Trials Day (20 May) Lady Elsie joined researchers and patients at the Northern Centre for Cancer Care (NCCC), Freeman Hospital, Newcastle, to celebrate the benefits of charities, Newcastle University and the Newcastle NHS
9 May 2015

KEEPING UP WITH YOUNG FUNDRAISER’S CHARITY CHALLENGE

A young football fan and Sir Bobby Robson Foundation fundraiser is combining his twin passions by completing his latest charity challenge on the pitch at St James’ Park today (9 May). Ollie Chaplin, 12-years-old from Whitley Bay,
8 May 2015

JACK CHARLTON CELEBRATES 80TH BIRTHDAY!

World Cup winner and football legend Jack Charlton is 80 today (8 May) and he began his celebrations earlier this week with wife Pat, Lady Elsie Robson and Sir Bobby Robson Foundation fundraisers. Jack, from Ashington, is
6 May 2015

COMMUNITY BARBECUE CELEBRATION RAISES FUNDS AND LAUGHTER

Rain stopped at just the right time for a Bank Holiday community celebration in Heaton that raised £100 for the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation. Residents of Coquet Terrace came together on Sunday (3 May) for a barbecue
24 Apr 2015

PHOENIX NIGHTS’ STAR BACKS VIKINGS’ CAMPAIGN AS SIR BOBBY FUNDRAISER REACHES £10K MARK

Phoenix Nights star and Take Me Out host Paddy McGuinness, has given the Widnes Vikings Magic Weekend shirt his backing as the showcase rugby league spectacle gets ever closer. Paddy pledged his support during a break from
21 Apr 2015

SLAM DUNK FOR CHARITIES

North East managed print services specialist United Carlton is teaming up with Newcastle’s championship-winning basketball team Esh Group Eagles Newcastle to raise funds for two North East charities this week. The Gateshead-based firm, who sponsor Eagles Captain
16 Apr 2015

UNITED CARLTON AND EAGLES FLYING HIGH FOR CHARITY

North East managed print services specialist United Carlton is teaming up with Newcastle’s championship-winning basketball team Esh Group Eagles Newcastle to raise funds for two North East charities next week. The Gateshead-based firm, who sponsor Eagles Captain
25 Mar 2015

7th ANNIVERSARY AND MAGNIFICENT NEW FUNDRAISING TOTAL

Seven years ago today (Wednesday 25 March), Sir Bobby Robson announced he was launching a charity to help find more effective ways to detect and treat cancer. Initially set up to raise £500,000 to equip a cancer
20 Mar 2015

SPECIAL CHARITY FOOTBALL RUN FOR TWO ‘BOBBY LEGENDS’

Paul Smith, 52 from Sherburn Hill, Durham, has run every single day since 1st January 2007. His ‘run streak’ is now 3,000 days long and today he celebrated reaching this personal milestone with a very special, football-themed
25 Feb 2015

WIDNES VIKINGS UNVEIL MAGIC WEEKEND JERSEY

Today (25 February) Widnes Vikings unveiled a special edition black and white playing jersey that will be worn by the team at the First Utility Super League Magic Weekend at St James’ Park, Newcastle on May 30th