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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
9 Aug 2018

THREE DAYS FOR BOBBY

A regular fundraising event, called Three Days for Bobby, has taken on new personal meaning this year. A group of friends from Sunniside, Whickham and London have come together eight times already to raise money for our
27 Jul 2018

FOREVER ELEANOR WALK

Our thanks to Andrew Murphy, Tony Claughan, Matty Winn, Reuben Horner and Thomas Morson for fundraising for us, once again, in memory of Andrew’s wife, Eleanor. Incredibly, Forever Eleanor fundraising has already raised £33,000 for Eleanor’s chosen charities
26 Jul 2018

LADY ELSIE OFFICIALLY STARTS 10TH ANNUAL CHARITY WALK FROM OVINGTON

Fundraisers in Ovington, Northumberland, celebrated the 10th anniversary of their annual charity walk in glorious sunshine. As always, the event raised money for our Foundation and this year Lady Elsie was proud to officially start the 16
31 May 2018

BOBBY ROBSON: MORE THAN A MANAGER CINEMA SCREENINGS

We are thrilled that Bobby Robson: More Than A Manager has its cinema premiere tonight at the Tyneside Cinema Cinema, Newcastle, and Curzon, Soho. It will then be screened again at those two venues and selected other
24 May 2018

PENRITH FUNDRAISERS SET CLOCK TO CLOCK CHALLENGE

A generous group from Penrith, who began walking to fundraise for the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation to support a friend with cancer, have set themselves a tough new two-wheeled challenge.   Tomorrow, (25 May), Martyn Haughan and
23 May 2018

MORE THAN A MANAGER PREVIEW SCREENING AT ST JAMES’ PARK

The first of three special preview screenings of the wonderful new film, Bobby Robson: More Than A Manager, was a huge success at a sold-out event at St James’ Park last night (22 May). The film –
22 May 2018

Liam Curry

A year ago, young couple Liam Curry and Chloe Rutherford were killed in the Manchester Arena attack. We were very lucky to know Liam. He was thoughtful and caring and raised funds for us to help others
9 May 2018

FUNDRAISING WITH ADDED SPICE

For the very first time, 19 Indian restaurants from across the North East and Cumbria (full list below) are hosting a charity event on the same night (Monday 14th May) and raising funds for our Foundation. It