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George Best's trophies in auction

A COLLECTION of medals and trophies awarded to footballing genius George Best is going under the hammer.

Football star's gear to be Best in show

AN ARRAY of hitherto unseen George Best memorabilia is going on display, including an exuberant letter he wrote to his parents after playing his first Manchester United game at the age of 17.

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Statue of Best to be built in Belfast

GEORGE Best's fans are to get the opportunity to pay for a £200,000 statue of the football legend in his home town, it was announced yesterday.

Best statue to be funded by fans

GEORGE BEST'S fans are to get the opportunity to pay for a £200,000 statue of the football legend in his home town.

Queues for George Best £5 notes

ALL one million £5 notes issued as a tribute to mark the first anniversary of George Best's death have been snapped up, it was revealed yesterday.

Fans in rush for Best £5 notes

FOOTBALL fans across the world yesterday clamoured to get their hands on George Best £5 notes.

Healy heads bid for Best statue

NORTHERN Ireland international David Healy is to head a memorial trust for George Best.

Northern Irish currency banking on Best

FOOTBALL legend George Best will feature on one million bank notes being issued in Northern Ireland next month to mark the first anniversary of his death.

Ulster Bank notes Best way to remember football hero

FOOTBALL legend and former Hibs star George Best is to be immortalised on a million commemorative £5 bank notes.

Best's shirt goes for £24,000

A MANCHESTER United jersey worn by the late George Best during one of his greatest games sold for £24,000 at auction yesterday.

Best's six-goal shirt for sale

THE Manchester United shirt worn by George Best when he scored six goals against Northampton Town in 1970 is expected to fetch up to £30,000 at auction next month.

George Best gets airport accolade

The late George Best received an accolade when his home-town airport was renamed in his honour.

Soccer shirts from Best shrine bound for Africa

HUNDREDS of football shirts left after the death of soccer legend George Best are to be sent to deprived children in Africa.

'George Best Airport' splits city

BELFAST City Airport is to be renamed George Best Airport, it was announced yesterday, a decision that has divided the city.

Best tribute at Belfast airport

BELFAST City Airport is to be renamed George Best Airport, it was announced today.

Hundreds turn out to bid a final farewell to Best

HUNDREDS of people gathered yesterday to say a final farewell to George Best at a star-studded service.

Hibs heroes team up to pay tribute to George

HIBS legends today pledged support for a charity in memory of George Best after a poignant visit to the former Hibee's grave in Belfast.

Passengers up in air over Best special

AN air service between Belfast and Manchester is to be named after George Best.

Football film is simply the Best record

A FILM following the movements of the late George Best over a full game is among the highlights of a short season of films on football being screened in Edinburgh.

1000 a day visiting Best's grave

MORE than 1000 people a day are still visiting George Best's grave.

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