Previous Coverage and News




Rag Radio In March,Vivien Sewell gave a live radio interview, providing information to listeners about Alzheimer's and the Charlie Crowe Appeal. 


NUFC Tickets fundraise for Newcastle v Wolverhampton Wanderers click here for press release.



Pictured opposite at the end of her year of office, The Lord Mayor of Newcastle Cllr. Brenda Hindmarsh presented a cheque to Professor Roy Taylor, Director of the MR Centre in aid of the Appeal.


Charlie's Appeal hits 300K click here for press release.


Fiona Phillips

With both parents affected by Alzheimer's Disease Fiona strongly supports the Charlie Crowe  Appeal to raise funds for a powerful magnetic resonance scanner which will make possible early diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer's. The Newcastle researchers are making innovative strides in solving some of the problems of this terrible disease.



Peter Beardsley

Alan Shearer

Kevin Whately

All gave their support of the appeal


The Ballinger Charitable Trust generously agreed to donate 100,000 towards the new scanner


The scanner appeal received a 50,000 boost from theCatherine Cookson Charitable Trust


The Lord Mayor's Charity Lord Mayor Councillor Brenda Hindmarsh chose the Charlie Crowe Scanner Appeal as one of her three charities to support during her year of office 2010/2011.


Tributes to the late Charlie Crowe:

Newcastle Evening Chronicle


The Shields Gazette 

Ray Marshall - Remember When



Charlie's book: "A Crowe Amongst the Magpies"was launched at St James' Park NUFC 4 December 2009  *Available to buy now


Evening Chronicle 23.10.2009

Pie and Pea Supper at St James' Park with the Three Legends

"Football legends turn out for Charlie Crowe"

"Magpies stars back Charlie Crowe appeal"


Evening Chronicle 12.10.2009 "Former Newcastle United favourite

Mick Martin hands over a cheque of 3000"


BBC "Look North", 27.3.2009, Charlie at Book Launch of "Charlie Crowe's Newcastle United Scrapbook" at NUFC. *Available to buy now

Video Footage 


BBC Radio Newcastle, 4.3.2009 @ 7:45 am, Charlie's daughter launches the campaign.

BBC1 'Inside Out', 4.3.2009 @ 7.30 pm, Charlie's story.

Evening Chonicle, 5.3.2009, Learn more about Charlie. Video footage















Charlie pictured at book launch

Photograph courtesy of NCJ media

The Lord Mayor of Newcastle Cllr. Brenda Hindmarsh presents a cheque at the end of her year of office to Prof. Roy Taylor, Director of MR Centre.