Tyne swim for bet-losing journalist

Daily Telegraph writer Henry Winter swam across the river Tyne, after losing a bet on twitter. He said Newcastle United would not commit to Alan Pardew.

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Pardew sends gift to bet-losing journalist

Alan Pardew sent a letter and a club towel to sports writer Henry Winter, after he lost a bet and swam the Tyne. Mr Winter tweeted saying if Newcastle United committed long-term to Alan Pardew that he would swim in the river.

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