Shearer's Fund Raising Ball Raises £380,000 For The Less Fortunate
Headlined by British pop star Jess Glynne, Alan Shearer held his fifth annual charity ball in support of the Alan Shearer Foundation, the dedicated fund raising arm for the Alan Shearer Centre.
Jess Glynne took to the stage at the Hilton Newcastle Gateshead hotel to give an exclusive performance at the glittering ball attended by guests from the local business community and sponsors.
The ball raised an incredible £380,000 to help fund the pioneering facilities for disabled people at the centre in Newcastle.
Guests were also treated to performances by singer Hollie Shearer, Alan’s daughter and electronic string quartet, Escala former Britain’s Got Talent finalists.
Alan added: “I’d like to thank everyone that has given their support to my Foundation and helped raise such an incredible sum.”