George Turner, along with three Carney’s Community members, joined the panel for the “Boxing: I Prevent a Riot” debate at the channel 4 studios.
This event was staged by Channel 4 and the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Boxing to discuss some of the issues that will be raised in a forthcoming documentary about boxing called “Knockout Scousers”.
The film, screened on Channel 4 in July 2012, examines the role of boxing in communities and traces the journeys of a three young boxers over 1,000 days in the run up to the 2012 Olympics. It features Tom Stalker and Natasha Jonas, both members of the GB Boxing squad who competed in the London 2012 Olympics.
Originally posted May 2012, reposted for website update