Evening with former Albion chairman

Dick Knight will talk about his life and time as Brighton and Hove Albion chairman
Dick Knight will talk about his life and time as Brighton and Hove Albion chairman

FOOTBALL fans will have the chance to hear from a former Brighton chairman at a fundraising event for Southwick Rangers.

Dick Knight, former chairman of Brighton and Hove Albion, will be talking about his life to support the Southwick club, as its patron.

The businessman is a lifelong Albion fan, and was chairman from 1997 to 2009.

Friends of Southwick Rangers are holding An Evening with Dick Knight on Friday, March 20, at 7.30pm at The Royal George, Holmbush Roundabout, Shoreham.

Tickets are £10, available from www.friendsofsouthwickrangers.co.uk or contact secretary Kerry Stanton on 07534908840.

Kerry said: “It was his suggestion to come along and raise some funds to help the club. He is giving his time free of charge, so all monies raised will go to Southwick Rangers FC.

He is giving his time free of charge, so all monies raised will go to Southwick Rangers FC

Kerry Stanton, secretary, Friends of Southwick Rangers

“Dick will talk about his life from the early days at the Goldstone Ground to finally getting the Amex Stadium.

“He will also hold a question and answer session for anyone wishing to ask him anything (over-16s only).”

The Rangers are based at Southwick Recreation Ground.