Friday, 27 September 2013

Death of a retired Police Officer : Sgt 157 George Grey BATES

It is with regret that we that we have to inform you of the death of a retired Police Officer : Sergeant 157 George Grey BATES who died on 23rd September 2013 aged 91 years.
Mr Bates was appointed 17 February 1941 and worked at Jarrow, Durham, Stockton, Blaydon and Ryton retiring from Jarrow Admin on 7th August 1966.

Friday, 6 September 2013

Red 43…

Red 43

PC’s 928 Ralph Raine & 1569 Ray Crowle with their Rover SD1 patrol car, call sign Alpha Red 43 at Police HQ.

Many Thanks to Ray for providing the photo which he says was taken in 1982.

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Sunday, 1 September 2013

Rugby League World Cup 2013 semi Final, The Big Hit on 23rd November

Hi All,

We have received the following offer from the tournament organisers, which may be of interest to members.

Get 50% off tickets for The Big Hit Semi Final at Wembley Stadium, 23rd November

Following on from last year’s golden summer of sport, we are set for another international sporting spectacle as London celebrates hosting the Rugby League World Cup 2013 semi Final, The Big Hit on 23rd November.

And we are offering you the chance to be there to support England and experience an unforgettable afternoon at one of the world’s greatest sporting amphitheatres. It provides the perfect opportunity for families, friends and colleagues to learn why Rugby League is considered by many to be “the greatest game of all”.

It really is an event for everyone and to celebrate reaching the ‘100 days to go’ milestone, tournament organisers are offering an incredible 50% off all adult tickets to the Big Hit for a strictly limited five-day period.

The offer will close at Midnight on September 3rd, so make sure you don’t miss out, and claim your discount by entering promo code CCF when placing your order.

Just book your tickets on the below link using the promo code CCF


Steve Edwards

Deputy Chief Executive

01924 331 251

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