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Ant, Dec and Shearer open £2m centre for families of sick children

Former footballer Alan Shearer has joined TV presenters Ant and Dec in opening a £2m centre for families of sick children in Newcastle.

Scott House is a short walk from Newcastle's Freeman Hospital and allows families whose children are undergoing complex heart transplants or surgery at the Children's Heart Unit to stay close by.

BBC Newcastle's Sharon Barbour attended the opening.

  • 18 Oct 2014