Matt Wells regatta brings Olympic rowers to Hexham

The Olympic bronze medallist from Hexham, Matt Wells, is organising a regatta and family fun day, to raise funds for his new charity to help talented young rowers. Ten of his Team GB team mates are taking part, including the gold medallists Kat Copeland from Teesside, and her partner Sophie Hosking.

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Olympic regatta in Hexham

Matt Wells, the Olympic bronze medallists, is bringing ten of his GB team mates to his hometown for a regatta to raise money for his new charity.