Football match raises £4k-plus for MIND
A charity football match in memory of popular Wooler man Brian Nesbit has been hailed an enormous success.
Brian sadly lost his fight with mental illness last October, leaving behind his wife, Carol, and three sons, Martyn, Alex and Liam.
The match was organised by the three boys and helped raise more than £4,000 for MIND, the mental-health charity.
The game, held at Wooler’s football ground on Saturday, January 27, pitted a team of over 30s against the under 30s, with the youngsters prevailing after a thrilling penalty shoot-out.
A roll-on system gave everyone involved a chance to get on... read more
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