Former Albion ‘men’ have sadly passed away


We were saddened to hear the news this week that two Albion committee men have passed away.

Dennis Whitfield passed away on 7th June, aged 90. He was a former committee member of Plymouth Albion when the club were playing out of Beacon Park. Grandfather and great grandfather, Dennis leaves his wife Janet, two daughters Lynne, Julie and son Neil. In his later years he had moved from Plymouth to the Wirrell.

Bob Evans joined Albion in the early 1980’s as a coach moving to the position of Fixture Secretary in season 1983/84 where he remained until 1988.

During the following years’ he held various positions and became Chairman in 1998 and remained in office until he stepped down in 2007. Bob passed away on 24th June.