Blackburn Rovers - JR's Auction Raised Over 4,500
UK time is: 15:27:59
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

JR's Auction Raised Over 4,500

We've heard Ex Ewood Resident's views of the Jason Roberts Foundation launch. Here is a summary of the charity auction and some of its highlights.

Tuesday Evenings charity auction at the launch of the Jason Roberts Foundation raised over 4,500, with Wigan Athletic's Matt Jackson buying the most expensive item, a horseracing package donated by Willie McKay, costing 800.

Mark Hughes also purchased a personal suit fitting by Nicholas Jones for 550; no doubt he'll now be looking as smooth as ever on the touchline.

The highlight was a bidding war between Jason and Benni for a Rovers shirt signed by Andy Cole. Neither gave up until Jason pushed up Benni's winning bid to 500!

Key football people in attendance to support the event included directors of Blackburn Rovers, Mark Hughes, Jason Roberts, Cyrille and David Regis, Benni McCarthy, David Dunn, Paul Gallacher, Steven Reid, Matt Jackson and Andy Cole.

For more information on the Jason Roberts Foundation click here.


Don't forget "Walkerbout" Sunday Evenings in the forum between 6pm & 8pm - For more information click here. Topics for Sunday May 6th are up to you! Suggest them here.

But don't forget the forum itself, you can talk about whatever you want there and YOU decide what it is! Forum Link.

Why should you sign up to Vital Blackburn? - click here and you'll find out!




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Walker Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday May 2 2007

Time: 12:56PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Benni and JR must be BIG fans of Andy Cole, and Jackson of horses. Hat's off to EVERYONE that made such generous contributions to raise as much as they did. Again good luck to JR this summer with his project.
Hughes Da Man
Report Abuse
02/05/2007 12:59:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Blackburn Rovers Articles

Stats: Blackburn v Bolton (Friday August 28 2015)

Blackburn v Bolton - Team Line Ups (Friday August 28 2015)

Leeds Trip On Sky (Friday August 28 2015)

Duffy & Bowyer Ahead Of Bolton (Friday August 28 2015)

Rovers Preview: Bolton Wanderers (H) (Friday August 28 2015)

Blackburn Host Lancashire Rivals! (Thursday August 27 2015)

Bowyer's 'Complete Shock' (Thursday August 27 2015)

Trio On International Duty (Thursday August 27 2015)

Business As Usual For Bowyer (Thursday August 27 2015)

Archived Blackburn Rovers Articles

List All Vital Blackburn Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Walker 161
2. dallydally 133
3. roverjoy 26
4. @roverseas 21
5. jimbogeesus 16
6. rovers2011 15
7. hmibennett 11
8. captain _midnight 9
9. mobyduck 3
10. billingtonrover 2

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Blackburn 0 - 0 Bolton
Brighton 1 - 0 Blackburn
Blackburn 1 - 1 Cardiff
Huddersfield 1 - 1 Blackburn
Blackburn 1 - 2 Wolves

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
17. Wolves 4 1 1 2 -2 4
18. Bristol City 4 1 1 2 -3 4
19. Reading 4 0 3 1 -1 3
20. Blackburn 5 0 3 2 -2 3
21. Huddersfield 4 0 3 1 -2 3
22. Bolton 5 0 3 2 -4 3
23. Fulham 4 0 2 2 -2 2

Blackburn Rovers Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

How They Line Up At Ashton Gate
Bristol City : 29/08/2015 14:57:00
Team Line-Ups: Sheffield Wednesday v Middlesbrough
Middlesbrough : 29/08/2015 14:40:00
Rotherham v Fulham - Team-Sheets
Fulham : 29/08/2015 14:22:01
Team News - Huddersfield Town v QPR
Q.P.R. : 29/08/2015 14:03:00
Has Fulham`s Search for a defender been satisfied?
Fulham : 29/08/2015 12:57:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Bolton MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Raya 0%
Henley 0%
Duffy 0%
Hanley 0%
Spurr 0%
Conway 0%
Lowe 0%
Evans 0%
Marshall 0%
Delfouneso 0%
Rhodes 100%
Sub - Koita 0%
Sub - Guthrie 0%
Sub - Barrow 0%