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raised of £1,958 target by 101 supporters

    Weʼve raised £2,105 to help fund 23 bricks at Bishop Auckland FC new memorial wall, in memory of the 23 who tragically lost their lives in Munich 1958

    Bishop Auckland, UK
    Funded on Wednesday, 6th February 2019

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    Supporters of Manchester United Football Club asked us, the supporters of Bishop Auckland Football Club to help donate money for bricks in Bishop Auckland Football Club new commemorative wall, further cementing our indelible link between the two clubs. The bricks will commemorate all 23 people who lost their lives, after a plane crash in Munich on 6th February 1958.

    Following the accident Bishop Auckland FC were asked if they could send players to help Manchester United field a team, which they duly obliged by sending 3 of their best players, Derek Lewin, Bobby Hardisty and Warren Bradley.

    Any money raised over and above the target will be shared equally with a worthy cause nominated by Manchester United Football Club and Bishop Auckland FC Supporters Club of which the proceeds will be used to support youth development with in the first team squad.

    Click here to learn more about Bishop Auckland FCs history

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    • Gavin Hadden6 years ago
      Gavin Hadden

      Gavin Hadden

      6 years ago

      On Sunday September 23rd, 3pm we officially unveil the new supporter’s brick wall which includes the memorial bricks you kindly helped donate at Bishop Auckland's home ground Heritage Park. The unveiling will happen after the Middlesbrough U23 v Manchester United U23 Premier League 2 game which kicks off at 1pm at Heritage Park, entrance to the game is only £3 and £1 for concessions. If you would like to attend only the supporters wall unveiling, then please arrive at the ground 10 minutes before the unveiling for free entry. See you there.

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    • Gavin Hadden6 years ago
      Gavin Hadden

      Gavin Hadden

      6 years ago

      Just a quick update on the brick wall and we are now in possession of the bricks and we are in the process of getting them installed. We also have a chosen charity for the surplus monies to be equally shared with youth development within Bishop Auckland FC first team squad and with Association of Former Manchester United Players. The Association of Former Manchester United Players is a very worthy cause which helps players who might not have had anywhere near the financial benefits of recent times but gave so much pleasure to so many people.

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    • Gavin Hadden6 years ago
      Gavin Hadden

      Gavin Hadden

      6 years ago
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      The target has been reached, well done everybody. A special mention to John Black Solicitors Ltd. who have just helped reach our target with 2 hours to spare, thanks guys. We will now undertake the planning and layout of the 23 bricks in our new commemorative wall which will look magnificent. You can still be a part of this so please keep on donating, any additional funds over and above our target will be given to worthy causes. Thank you again.

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    • Barry Hutchinson

      Barry Hutchinson

      Jun 12, 2018


    • Michael Maddison

      Michael Maddison

      Mar 22, 2018

      I have a friendship with Steve Newcombe, I am delighted to sponsor this worthy cause.Hope that you reach your goal.Mr. Michael Maddison


    • Martin F of Stretford

      Martin F of Stretford

      Feb 27, 2018

      Lovely idea, and Reds should always be grateful to Bishop Auckland FC. You've also made me look into these players.


    • Simon Miller

      Simon Miller

      Feb 25, 2018


    • David Pritt

      David Pritt

      Feb 19, 2018

      What a brilliant idea. I'm glad I can helpDavid Pritt of academyreview

    • Steve Newcomb

      Steve Newcomb

      Feb 16, 2018

      World Of Iron are very honoured to donate to this fab cause the Munich 23 will now never be forgotten in Bishop Auckland


    • Erik van den Polder

      Erik van den Polder

      Feb 16, 2018



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    Bishop Auckland, UK

    Bishop Auckland FC Supporters Club Secretary

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