With the new season about to get underway, we are pleased to announce that this most enjoyable event is back on the agenda this autumn.
We are attempting to reach out to as many ex-players as possible to make them aware of the event, so if you are in touch with anyone who is NOT on this circulation list, please let them know and forward their email details to me, (address below).
New catering arrangements are in place for the event and a three course luncheon will be served, wine included.
Your President has promised to keep his speech/any speeches to an absolute minimum.
For your post lunch entertainment the First XI have an AFA Cup match against FC Premier a relatively new club based in West Bromwich. The bar will of course remain open during the afternoon.
Cost is £15:00. which can be paid on arrival to either myself or Chris Martin. Cash (preferred) or Cheque made payable to Norsemen FC.
To book your place please email me at the address below as soon as possible. This is a popular event and numbers are limited.
We look forward to seeing as many of you as possible.
Its with Great sadness we announce the passing of Norsemen Legend Forbes Chapman aged 82. Forbes joined Norsemen in the Mid 1950's soon after arriving from his native Scotland and was an ever present in our first XI for many years. Following his retirement from playing Forbes entered the world of coaching taking his preliminary badge to become Norsemen 1st XI manager.
Forbes then continued this path becoming manager of the AFA Rep side from 1988 role he enjoyed great success with over a 25 year period. Forbes also become president of the AFA from 2011 - 2013.
A very keen golfer and president at his 3rd home Bush Hill Park Golf Club.
A great man and will be sadly missed by family, friends, and across amateur football.
Forbes funeral details are below, all are welcome to attend.
Venue - Southgate Crematorium Brunswick Park Road N11 1JJ