This Sunday sees Mick Mills and George Burley returning to Portman Road to manage Milsom’s Maestros and Wheeler Wine Masters in a charity match on the Portman Road pitch to raise funds for the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation and the Ipswich Town Charitable Trust.

Events start at 12.30 pm with a Food & Wine Fair on the field turf behind the Britannia Stand, plus there’s activities for the kids, face painting, a football freestyle demonstration and a jazz band. We also have some pitchside entertainment, plus Club mascot, Bluey, will be making an appearance. The players will also be warming up on the field turf.

Kick off is at 3.00 pm with some great names from the past involved in the game, including Matt Holland, John Wark, Fabian Wilnis, Darren Currie, Marcus Garnham, Simon Milton, Neil Thompson, James Pullen, Jason Dozzell, Russell Osman, John McGreal, Mark Venus and James Scowcroft.

Tickets are £10 for an adult and £5 for a child and are available from Wine Company Events: 01206 713560 and Milsom Hotels: 01206 322795 or visit for more information. CASH turnstiles in the Britannia Stand will be open on the day.

Proceeds from the game will be donated to the Sir Bobby Robson Foundation and the Ipswich Town Charitable Trust. Come along and support this fantastic event.

+Sue Bunting

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