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Vertonghen joins stars keeping in touch with older fans

6 May 2020
Jan Vertonghen, Get In Touch

As PL Primary Stars promotes the #GetInTouch campaign, Spurs defender makes a surprise birthday call to 80-year-old Beryl

Last week we launched our latest Premier League Primary Stars Friday Family Challenge, encouraging families to get in touch with an older relative, friend or neighbour by writing them a letter or giving them a call.

Our clubs have been doing just that, checking in with older supporters and community programme participants while in lockdown.

One example was when Tottenham Hotspur defender Jan Vertonghen surprised Spurs fan Beryl with a call on her 80th birthday.

See: PL Primary Stars Friday Family Challenge: #GetInTouch

If you haven't yet taken part in the #GetInTouch activity and want to help make a positive difference to someone who may be isolated, then click on the link below to download the letter-writing task.

See: Primary Stars Connecting Generations templates

For more exciting home-learning activities for the family to try, check out the Primary Stars website.

To receive a weekly round-up of new activities, sign up here.

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