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Len Johnrose: Charity event for former footballer with Motor Neurone Disease

Len Johnrose also played for Burnley and Blackburn.

A fundraising evening is taking place in Bury later for former player Len Johnrose.

The 48 year old has received lots of support, since announcing he has motor neurone disease.

Len Johnrose has Motor Neurone Disease Credit: itv granada

Len, who also played for Burnley and Blackburn, is expected to be reunited with dozens of former colleagues.

The club is staging a special tonight where he'll meet his teammates from Bury's famous 1990s team which won back-to-back promotions.