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Founder member of South Wales Scorpions sadly dies

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#1 Cardiff Cymru

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Posted 29 October 2012 - 03:42 PM

One of the founders of South Wales Scorpions RLFC sadly passed away in the last 24 hours. John Brennan, a club director, had been suffering from cancer and had fought it for the best part of a year. When Phil Davies founded South Wales Scorpions, John was the first person he asked to assist him knowing he was an RL fan. He didn't come alone. The whole Brennan family have been involved. Andrea, John's wife, looks after all the hospitality, while his daughters Holly and Cassie sell programmes and carry out gate duties. We'll all miss him around the club. He went to most away matches in the first couple of years of the club too. Our first club passing. Sad times. RIP mate.

Edited by Cardiff Cymru, 29 October 2012 - 03:43 PM.

About time I updated this.

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#2 Johnoco

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Posted 29 October 2012 - 03:53 PM

Sad news. Condolencies to his family and friends.


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Posted 29 October 2012 - 04:20 PM

To absent friends...

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Posted 29 October 2012 - 07:33 PM

That's sad. Sympathies to his family and friends.

#5 sgorpioncaerdyddrob

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Posted 30 October 2012 - 11:24 PM

The man was a fan like we all are, it was a great pleasure to have known and speak to him about the game and our club.
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#6 The Future is League

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Posted 30 October 2012 - 11:35 PM


#7 HappyDave

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Posted 31 October 2012 - 12:16 AM

Tragic news. My thoughts go out to his friends and family.
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#8 Cardiff Cymru

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Posted 02 November 2012 - 11:25 AM

A good piece in the South Wales Evening Post tonight - http://www.thisissou...tail/story.html
About time I updated this.

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