Former Newcastle United chairman Freddy Shepherd dies

Former Newcastle chairman Freddy Shepherd has died, his family said in a statement.

Tuesday, 26th September 2017, 13:52 pm
Updated Tuesday, 3rd October 2017, 14:36 pm
Freddy Shepherd in the shadow of St James's Park for the unveiling of Alan Shearer's statue last year.

More details and tributes are to follow shortly.

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