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Dean Maynard

Dean Midas October 1st Until Halloween Spooky Stopovers 2018

Visiting as many haunted North East venues for The Sophie Lancaster Foundation because it is Dean Midas nominated charity

26 %
raised of £500 target
by 12 supporters

The Sophie Lancaster Foundation

We provide education and training to reduce Alternative Hate Crime.

Charity Registration No. 1129689


In the run-up to Halloween, PR guru Dean 'Midas' Maynard is raising funds for The Sophie Lancaster Foundation, by visiting as many haunted North East venues as he can...and it all starts on October 1st.

Dean, alongside his team, is staying in as many haunted venues as they can before Halloween.

Dean said "We want to raise as much money as possible, for this very worthy cause, so if you can afford it, please help us and donate"

Team Midas boss Dean, is known as the man with the ‘Midas Touch’. In the past 12 years, he has promoted around 40 Reality TV finalists, winners and success stories. 

He is a triple award-winning film producer and Head of PR at Willington AFC & Willington Cricket Club. 

He is also the Media Officer for Newcastle United Women FC

Dean is still looking for more 'spooky' North East venues, if you can help please contact him via

On 11th August 2007, Sophie Lancaster and her boyfriend were kicked,
stamped on and left unconscious, for nothing more than looking different.

Sophie later died from her injuries.

She was just 20 years old.