cricket
Latest News:


WELCOME TO THE MIDDLESEX ROOM, THE ONLY MESSAGE BOARD ON THE INTERNET DEDICATED TO MIDDLESEX CCC

RIP Diamond

 

Message from Richard Goatley
BeefyRoberts (IP Logged)
29 January, 2018 13:24
Yesterday,at the Seaxe Club dinner,Keith Mein had a messgae to read out before the dinner took place about our friend Diamond,with Richards permission and thanks to Keith for emailing to me,i repeat below for all to see.....

Middlesex CCC became a poorer club this week when we lost our beloved Diamond.We are a club of many members but it is a select few who are widely known,respected and loved as Derek Britton.
Derek was as straight as a die....Always happy to give you his point of viewand irrespective of whether you agreed or disagreed with him,he always treated you the same way-a smile,a handshake,the offer (or acceptance) of a pint and a quick drag on his fag.
if you ever wanted a proper opinion on where the club was going...right or wrong,you were always wise to counsel Diamond.He loved the club from the bottom of his heart,just as we all do.He was the sort of member that no club can afford to lose!

it is devastating that this loss came so soon and so abruptly.I still cant believe he has gone...but thank you Diamond for your support.You loved Middlesex County Cricket Club and the club loved you back.

My condolences to your family and friends

Richard Goatley
Chief Executive Offiver
Middlesex Cricket

 
Re: Message from Richard Goatley
BarmierKev (IP Logged)
29 January, 2018 19:11
Very touching and apt words.



Barmy Kev
I'm only here for the tele

 
Re: Message from Richard Goatley
Fozzie (IP Logged)
31 January, 2018 13:07
Agreed - it's very pleasing to see the club paying tribute.

 
Re: Message from Richard Goatley
Beeamazed (IP Logged)
31 January, 2018 19:22
Totally agree


Sorry, only registered users may post in this forum.
We record all IP addresses on the Sportnetwork message boards which may be required by the authorities in case of defamatory or abusive comment. We seek to monitor the Message Boards at regular intervals. We do not associate Sportnetwork with any of the comments and do not take responsibility for any statements or opinions expressed on the Message Boards. If you have any cause for concern over any material posted here please let us know as soon as possible by e-mailing abuse@sportnetwork.net
 

Who is online?

Total users online:  

Most users online:  

Users on this site:  

Where are they?