Started by: kathpressey (5393) 

Did you see Cris from hawkley hall on the BBC sofa this morning? she was talking about MND and how her family has been affected. She did well

Started: 21st Sep 2021 at 08:41

Posted by: basil brush (17461)

Terrible disease

Replied: 21st Sep 2021 at 08:42

Posted by: GOLDEN BEAR (4449) 

NO i missed it KATH , please explain MND and i am not being disrespectful just curious .....GB

Replied: 21st Sep 2021 at 15:21

Posted by: jo anne (33953) 

MND is Motor Neurone Disease.


The programme is on BBC iPlayer until 9.15am tomorrow (Wed):

(From 1 Hour 50 Mins onwards)

Replied: 21st Sep 2021 at 16:39

Posted by: broady (17570) 

It is MND that is afflicting Rob Burrow. Mike Gregory, the Wigan coach, passed away from a form of MND.

Replied: 21st Sep 2021 at 19:00

Posted by: basil brush (17461)

as well as former footballer Stephen Darby and ex-Scotland rugby union international Doddie Weir

Replied: 21st Sep 2021 at 19:57

Posted by: jo anne (33953) 

Rugby League legends canoed along the canal from Leeds to Wigan recently to raise money for the Motor Neurone Disease Association, inspired by Rob Burrow who’s fighting the disease and in memory of Mike Gregory.

Row4Rob finished yesterday with a 2 mile race down Wigan Flight which featured on BBC North West Tonight:

BBC iPlayer (From 23:00)
Till 7pm tonight (Fri)

Replied: 8th Oct 2021 at 12:04
Last edited by jo anne: 8th Oct 2021 at 12:07:30

Posted by: peter g (2937) 

I didn't recognise Joe Lydon until it put his name underneath

Replied: 8th Oct 2021 at 12:18

Posted by: bentlegs (4740)

Peter G, Joe is looking old since his playing days but he was one of the best,

Replied: 11th Oct 2021 at 16:19

Posted by: sonlyme (3046)

Didn't Don Revie die from that.Just googled it.He did.

Replied: 11th Oct 2021 at 16:39
Last edited by sonlyme: 11th Oct 2021 at 16:41:29


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