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Tables are turned on special champion Derrick Robinson

The tables were turned on a Shildon man more used to handing out awards than receiving them when he was recognised with a leading honour for his work with young people. Over the years, Derrick Robinson has been an inspiration to many young people of Shildon and surrounding areas. He formed the…

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