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07 June 2005 15:13

Car Donated to Help Willie Defeat the Old Firm

An article featuring Dons Director of Football Willie Miller appeared in the press last December under the headline 'Help Me Beat The Old Firm Again', in which he made an appeal for support from local businesses for funding to assist in the running of the Dons award winning community coaching scheme.

Shortly after that, Mitsubishi Motors launched a new campaign, highlighting the new 'Colt Red', promoting it on television and in the press using the theme of football.

North East Mitsubishi dealership Station Garage approached AFC to offer support by way of donating a 'Colt Red' to raise funds for the community department as Director Bob Shepherd explains. 'What Neil Simpson, Jim Crawford and the rest of the community team are doing for local children deserves much more recognition and support. AFC needs first call on our local children and financing this award winning coaching scheme will hopefully help. The team faces fierce and sometimes unfair competition from rival teams with greater resources and the community should get behind this to try and keep our future football stars at Aberdeen.'

Dons senior community coach Neil Simpson added. 'This is an absolutely unbelievable gesture from Bob and his colleagues at the Station Garage and it really demonstrates the depth of feeling people have for the club. This is exactly the kind of support Willie was alluding to in his original article and the monies raised from the prize draw for the car really will make a difference!'

In association with AFC, Station Garage will be running a Prize Draw 'Reds In The Community' to win a 'Colt Red' over the summer months and the car will be on display at various local shows and shopping centres. The campaign will kick-off at this weekend's 'Taste of Grampian' exhibition at Thainstone, Inverurie on Saturday.