£500 was donated to the newly formed Acorn Ukes (Ukelele Group) which is based in the Neville Community Centre, Neville Parade.
Honest John has donated £500 to a new “not for profit” organisation based in Newton Aycliffe, which is broadcasting under the name of Aycliffe Radio.
The community radio station has purchased new equipment, refurbished a studio in the Blue Bridge Centre and has been broadcasting since 1st December 2017.
John also joined the station for a 10 week stint as a guest presenter, presenting ten one hour 60s shows.
Because of the generous donation Aycliffe Radio has given the sponsorship of the local sports round up show to Honest John.
A total of £188 was donated to G.A.R.A. in April 2018
£600 donated in January 2018
£100 was donated to St. Mary’s Primary School in Newton Aycliffe in November 2017.
They received another £1000 in May 2018 for the Mini Police Project.
The Neville Residents Association received £500 from Honest John in November 2017
£400 was donated to the Local Social Enterprise in November 2017
£1500 was donated to the Newmises Allstars in November 2017