MMMF Fundraising Dinner 2021

The MMMF held it’s annual fundraising dinner on Friday 22nd October at the Manchester Suite at MUFC, Old Trafford, Manchester. Our MC for the evening, The Voice of Old Trafford, Alan Keegan, hosted a truly memorable night for everyone attending. Pat Burns, the MMMF...

Memories of the 50th Anniversary

Rosemary and Ron Blakeley live in North Carolina in the USA. Rosemary (nee Cheverton) was a stewardess on the fateful flight BEA 609 from Belgrade to Munich to Manchester. It was Rosemary who Harry Gregg handed the young 18 month old toddler, Vesna Lukic, to in the...

Our Salford Babes by Tony Flynn, Salford Red

We were recently contacted by Salford historian Tony Flynn who has kindly provided us with links to some video stories related to former United players and their final resting places Geoff Bent Eddie Colman: The Babe, The Pacifist Priest & The Serial Saviour...

Recognition for Jimmy Murphy

The MMMF has joined forces with the following organisations to develop a multi-organisational approach to Manchester United FC on the subject of a stand or statue for Jimmy Murphy, to be sited in the confines of the Old Trafford stadium: Association of Former...

Where Did The Babes Stay in Belgrade?

With the help and support of three esteemed MUFC authors (Tom Clare, Roy Cavanagh MBE and Carl Abbott), the MMMF have established, now beyond doubt, that in February 1958 The Busby Babes and the whole visiting party actually stayed at the Metropol Hotel in Belgrade...