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16 Nov 2018

CHRISTMAS AT THE CATHEDRAL 2018

Lady Elsie is very much looking forward to this year’s Christmas at the Cathedral at St Nicholas’ Cathedral in Newcastle, which is once again in aid of our Foundation. Always a wonderful festive night, it’s a great
8 Nov 2018

FAMILY AND FRIENDS FUNDRAISE IN MEMORY OF MOIRA METCALF FROM LOWICK

A village fun day in Lowick and fundraising at the Golden Sands Caravan Park at Cresswell have together raised an amazing £8,237 for our Foundation. Both events were in memory of Moira Metcalf, 52 from Lowick, who
17 Oct 2018

‘BOBBY ROBSON SAVED MY LIFE’ – A NEW PLAY YOU COULD HELP CREATE…

A new play celebrating Sir Bobby’s legacy is looking for creative help from the public. Written by Jarrow-born poet and playwright, Tom Kelly, ‘Bobby Robson Saved My Life’ is a new work that explores how one person
28 Sep 2018

BREAST CANCER HEALTH AND WELL-BEING EVENT

Our thanks to all the people affected by cancer who attended our Breast Cancer Health and Well-being Event in Newcastle yesterday. It was organised by the Living with and Beyond Cancer team we fund and we hope
27 Sep 2018

BLOOMING WONDERFUL FUNDRAISING!

Sales of a beautiful new dahlia have raised a magnificent £1,900 to support the work of our Foundation. The dahlia, Westerton Ella Grace, is being sold by Halls of Heddon and was bred by brothers Gordon and
9 Sep 2018

OUR AMAZING GREAT NORTH RUNNERS

Thank you to everyone who ran in today’s Great North Run to raise funds for us – and to everyone who supported them. As ever, it was a very special day and Sir Bobby’s family and friends
8 Sep 2018

WE ARE THE GREAT NORTH RUN

This weekend is a very special one for our Foundation. Today, Mini, Junior and 5km Great North Runners will be pulling on trainers and getting involved in what, for many, will be their first ‘proper’ race. And
21 Aug 2018

10 RUNS FOR 10 YEARS OF THE SIR BOBBY ROBSON FOUNDATION

Football writer, George Caulkin, is one of our most dedicated Patrons. He supports our charity in any way he can and this year, to celebrate our 10th anniversary, he decided to undertake a personal running challenge to
18 Aug 2018

TICKETS RELEASED FOR POPULAR CHRISTMAS EVENT

Christmas has arrived early as tickets go on sale for the seventh annual celebrity-packed Yuletide extravaganza that is Christmas at the Cathedral. This year, the Christmas at the Cathedral concert will take place on Thursday, December 13
13 Aug 2018

THREE DAYS FOR BOBBY CYCLISTS COMPLETE THEIR CHALLENGE

A huge well done to our Three Days for Bobby cyclists, who completed their ride from Newcastle to Lancaster on Saturday (11 August). The group of friends describe themselves as ‘not exactly athletes’ and have undertaken nine