Wellbeing

Visit a lift for ‘Golden Greek’ Fonda

Fonda Metassa was rapt to receive a visit from the Gold Coast Men of League committee members Greg Sylvester, John Lang, Tommy Bishop and Graeme Farrar.

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John’s spirit remains unbroken

John Innes is not a man to give in easily. And the way he has tackled his setbacks head-on greatly impressed welfare officers FredJackson and Ken Vessey, from the Northern Sydney committee, when they visited John at St Vincent’...

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Pops Kelly visited by MOL

Brian Kelly – aka "Pops" – was a former player with the Balmain Junior Rugby League Club Leichhardt Wanderers before being selected in the Balmain Presidents Cup and then played 3rd grade with both Balmain and Newtown Clubs in ...

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Chelsea Old Boy recognised for contribution

On Thursday, 31 October, Sydney Metro Men of League Welfare Officers Warren Thompson and Alan Webb, along with Ken Vessey and Col Downing visited former Chelsea United (Souths Juniors) official Bill Harkins at Sir Joseph Banks Nursing Home, Edgehill Avenue Botany.

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Catch-up with former Eastern Suburbs player

Sydney Metro Men of League Welfare Officers Warren Thompson and Alan Webb visited former Eastern Suburbs and South Sydney lower grade player Eddie Wilson, aged 75, at his residence in Coogee on Thursday, 31 October.

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A boost for a young battler

Welfare Officers John Peard and Alan Webb visited Nick at the Prince of Wales Hospital Ward 4East, on Thursday 24 October.

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A lift for Ron

Men of League Welfare Officers, Warren Thompson, Alan Webb and John Peard were pleased to be able to present Ron with a Men of League cap and polo shirt at a reunion at Alexandria-Erskineville Bowling Club on Sunday 13 October.

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Noel and don battle on

Noel Hinton. a former Ngaruawahia (New Zealand) halfback, was pleased to receive a visit from Gold Coast Men of League members Greg Sylvester and Graham Farrar.

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Boost for Kiwi battler Noel

As a former Ngaruawahia half back in New Zealand, Noel Hinton has won his fair share of clashes on the field.

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Former Bear on the mend

Paul Hancock is a true blue North Sydney Bear. A former player and supporter for life, Paul began his career in the centres playing in the north Sydney junior league competitions with Willoughby CYO and North Sydney United with the ...

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