Category: Geordie Sports

Tim Healy & Denise Welch Star As Sir Bobby & Lady Elsie Robson

Geordie actor Tim Healy his wife, Geordie actress Denise Welch have starred as Sir Bobby and Lady Elsie Robson in a short fictional drama set after Maradona’s so-called ‘Hand of God’ goal 25 years ago when England missed out on a place in the 1986 World Cup semi-final in Mexico, devastating the team and its Geordie manager. With …

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Blaydon Races Petition

On June 9th 2012, it will be the 150th  anniversary of The Blaydon Races and an appeal has gone out from blaydonraces150.co.uk for Geordies everywhere with a sense of regional pride to sign a petition to persuade local councils and businesses that this key date should not go by unrecognised. Please click here to sign to sign the petition

Geordie Electrician Begins To Light Up The Toon

Less than a year ago an apprentice electrician working for Newcastle City Council was playing & impressing in midfield for the East End football club Walker Central FC on the outskirts of Newcastle Upon Tyne. Now the Geordie midfielder who turned 19 on the 17th of March 2011 has been  promoted to the substitutes bench at senior level for Newcastle United. The move from Walker …

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Boyhood Memories – NUFC Winning The Fairs Cup 1969 – Part 1 & 2

The following video playlist show Newcastle United along with playing legends Wynn Davies, Bobbie Moncur & Ian Mcfaul winning The Fairs Cup in 1969. The 1969 Inter-Cities Fairs Cup Final was was played on 29 May and 11 June 1969 between Newcastle United and Újpesti Dózsa

Take Part In One Of The Races Taking Place In Geordieland During 2011 & 2012

Details of races in Geordieland during 2011 (e.g., 10K, 10M and half marathon), both road races and multi-terrain events. Road races taking place in the post code areas of Newcastle, Northumberland & Tyneside Areas as well as the races in Durham Areas can be found in a listed format on a site aptly named northeastraces.com If you do take part or attend one …

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