20-11-2013 Lee Fawcett holds a Wheelchair Basketball Festival for Middlesbrough Primary Schools
Over 80 kids got involved in the first ever Primary School wheelchair Basketball Festival. Thanks to our partnership with Outwood Acklam and their great facility, the competitiion was a huge success. Easterside came out as winners of the competition narrowly beating St Clares in the Final.
25-05-2012 Paralympian Lee Fawcett calls in to meet EDF staff and pupils
Former Paralympic wheelchair basketball player and fencer, Lee Fawcett was at EDF Energy’s customer service centre in Sunderland ahead of the 2012 Games to meet staff who are raising funds for Paralympics GB. Read More
14-03-2012 Lee Fawcett Supports Cash for Kids Day
Former Great Britain Wheelchair Basketball player and Inspirational Speaker Lee Fawcett shows his support to the TFM Cash for Kids Day on 30th March 2012. Read More
06-03-12 BPA announces free tickets for all retired British Paralympians as countdown for London reaches 200 days to go
To mark the 200 days to go milestone to the London 2012 Paralympic Games, the British Paralympic Association today announced that it will give two tickets to the London Games to every retired Paralympian who has ever represented Great Britain at the Paralympic Games. more
01-03-2012 Newcastle Eagles help raise money for IWD
A great success, a great gunging session, a great night! Click here to read the full report
18-2-12 Newcastle Eagles defeat leaders Steelers
Newcastle Eagles wheelchair basketball team recorded a great win over league leaders Sheffield Steelers 62-44 at Percy Hedley Sports Academy. Coach Lee Fawcett said "We now have the mentality to believe we can beat any team in this division" click here to view the sky coverage. Click here to view the whole match.
30-06-2010 Paralympian Lee Fawcett visited Carlton & Faceby School
GB basketball ace Lee Fawcett dropped in at Carlton and Faceby and Bilsdale Midcable Chop Gate Confederated Primary Schools to pass on the secrets for success. Read More