Colin Marr Memorial Trust is attending Sleep in the Park

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Colin Marr Memorial Trust is taking part in Social Bite’s Sleep in the Park event at Slessor Gardens in Dundee on Saturday 8 December 2018. Colin’s dad Allen will be sleeping outdoors overnight alongside thousands of others to raise awareness of homelessness in Scotland and to raise funds to tackle the challenge of eradicating homelessness. Speaking about his reasons for … Read More

I Miss You – by Chris Marr

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Colin - 10 years

I’ve been meaning to share more of my feelings about my little brother Colin for a long time. The truth is that I’ve avoided it. It’s really fucking easy to distract yourself from your feelings. There’s plenty going on. Years ago we set up a website – – so we could publish stories and photographs of Colin. To remember … Read More

Lewis continues to shine

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Lewis Spence (sponsored by Colin Marr Memorial Trust) was praised again in the DAFC match programme for his excellent performance in the recent game against Morton at East End Park. Great stuff Lewis!     (Pictures from the DAFC match programme vs Stirling Albion on 22 November 2014)

Colin Marr Memorial Trust Donates to Supporting Sherpa Children

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Colin Marr Memorial Trust recently donated to Supporting Sherpa Children. This has come about after Colin’s Dad’s trip to Everest Base Camp. Head here to read more about Allen’s trip to Everest Base Camp. We have included below the conversation we had with the charity via email so you can see what Colin Marr Memorial Trust is doing to help young … Read More

Colin Marr Memorial Trust visits Everest Base Camp

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On November 2nd 2014 Colin’s dad Allen and his partner Linda completed a trek through the Himalayan region of Nepal to Mount Everest Base Camp. Allen took along Dunfermline Athletic football shirts which had been presented to Colin Marr Memorial Trust by two young footballers whom the Trust has had the privilege of sponsoring in recent years, former DAFC player … Read More

Lewis Spence – DAFC Sponsorship 2014

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  An action photo of 18 year old Lewis Spence (sponsored by Colin Marr Memorial Trust) from the match programme for DAFC vs Forfar Athletic on 18 October 2014. Lewis put in a typically committed and skillful performance in what was a tricky fixture for the Pars. Lewis Spence (sponsored by Colin Marr Memorial Trust) achieves another man of the … Read More

Celebrating Colin Marr’s Birthday – 30 Years Old

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On 18th January 2014 Colin would have turned 30 years old. It’s almost been 7 years since Colin has been gone and we want to do something extra special to celebrate his Birthday. In remembrance to Colin we plan to light Chinese lanterns over the Forth. We are meeting at St David’s Bay beach on Friday 17th January at 8pm. … Read More

Police Scotland Delay Action Against Office

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An e-mail we sent out to Police Scotland today We also added to this a comment stating that we hope that the delays they build in are deliberate as we would hate to think that such a genuine level of incompetence existed within Police Scotland. ##Start## Hello Mr McKenzie/Mr House, Thank you for your letter today responding to our note … Read More