Remembering Sir Bobby

Remembering Sir Bobby

It's five years since the death of Sir Bobby Robson. Since then the cancer charity he established has raised more than £7million.

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'We need closure' says father of plane crash victim

Ahead of Liam Sweeney's funeral today his father, Barry, has spoken of his heart going out to the "298 families" who are mourning their loved ones who died in the MH17 plane crash.

Liam died alongside fellow supporter John Alder in the Malaysia Airlines crash. His family and friends are gathering at St Mary's Cathedral in Newcastle today.

Read More: Minute's silence impeccably observed for Newcastle United fans who died in MH17 plane crash

Gazza 'signs for Sunday League club'

Paul Gascoigne celebrates after scoring for England
Paul Gascoigne celebrates after scoring for England Credit: PA

Former Newcastle and England star Paul Gascoigne could be set for a sensational come back after reportedly signing for a Sunday league football team.

Gazza, from Dunston in Gateshead, could be turning out in Bournemouth's Sunday league.

According to Daily Echo he was persuaded to sign for Abbey FC by manager Chris Foster.

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