Whitby Town historian wants players to get in touch

WHITBY Town’s club historian has appealed for help in researching players who have reached over 100 appearances for a book.

Neil Thaler said he is missing contact information on a large number of old players “who have made the club what it is today”.

Players he would like to get in touch with or have information about are: George ‘Notchy’ Welford, John Butler, Ritchie Walker, Derek Hampton, John Kelly, John Grady, Harry Duncan, A ‘Pat’ Donnelly, Jim Donnelly, Dicky Chambers, John Chamberlain, Colin Burnett, Trevor Smith, Roy Edwards, Billy and Bobby Veart, Roy Oliver, Bruce Ward, Billy Conroy, George Robinson, John ‘Taddy’ Smith, Nelson Argyle, Alex Brownbridge, Charles Chaplin, Dave Chapman, Alan Skelton Derek Jaques, Fred McFadden, Paul Forster and others.

Neil is happy to speak to any player interested in being included in the club’s history.

You can email Neil at wtfc@lensmeister.com or write to him at 22 Broadway Avenue, West Croydon, Surrey, CR0 2LP.