Category Archive: Community Channel

Coats For Geordies Winter Appeal 2016

Before the 2016/2017 winter snow arrives with a vengeance we would like to remind all you Geordie Lads “n” Lasses of the need to protect yourselves from the extreme weather conditions despite ye warm blooded genes. In the following youtube video Chris Connely makes an appeal for members of the public to donate to the Coats For Geordies Appeal.   Thank …

Continue reading »

Newcastle, Sunderland & Man City Fans Unite In Tribute To Fallen Geordies

Newcastle United, Sunderland & Manchester City fans paid tribute to two fellow football supporters, John Alder, 63, and Liam Sweeney, 28, who were travelling on Malaysian Flight MH17, which was shot down over Ukraine on 17/07/2014. John Alder, 63, and Liam Sweeney, 28, who were travelling to watch Newcastle United’s pre-season tour of New Zealand, were 2 of the 298 people …

Continue reading »

2012 New Years Eve Fireworks Display – Newcastle Upon Tyne – Updated

The  2012 New Years Eve fireworks events in Newcastle Upon Tyne were held at the Civic centre from 6pm as part of the Newcastle Winter Carnival and later that evening on the Quayside as part of the 2012/2013 New Year celebrations. The videos below give you a glimpse of the 2012/2013 fireworks events at both the Civic Centre & The …

Continue reading »

Red Arrows Tribute At Bupa Great North Run

The widow of a Red Arrows pilot Jon Egging who was killed in a display last month watched as the Red Arrows flew over the Great North Run start line and in the second video we see an emotional “missing man” formation flyby in honour of her late husband Jon. Emma went on to complete the 2011 Great North Run, …

Continue reading »

The Geordie Directory