Paul Gascoigne said he was "really excited" about appearing in a performance of Celebrities on Ice in Newcastle. He will perform for one night only at the Metro Radio Arena.
– Paul Gascoigne
"I'm always up for a laugh and this is going to a lot of fun joining the likes of Beth Tweddle, Gareth Thomas and Kyran Bracken. I can't wait to be back in front of a home crowd."
The former Newcastle and England footballer Paul Gascoigne, who was recently treated for alcoholism, is to join a performance of Celebrities on Ice in Newcastle.
Gazza will be a guest star performing on the ice on 26 May only, in the show at the Metro Radio Arena. He will appear alongside the gymnast Beth Tweddle and the rugby player Gareth Thomas.