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Steve Savage
Kimbo (IP Logged)
15 November, 2017 08:38
Sad to learn of Steve's passing. RIP.

 
Coventry Rugby Supporters Club
Re: Steve Savage
15 November, 2017 09:17
Have you got any more details?

 
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Re: Steve Savage
Kimbo (IP Logged)
15 November, 2017 09:54
No, just a few tweets from Hinckley RFC, Nuneaton RFC, ER Refs Association etc.
Happened last night I believe.

 
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Re: Steve Savage
Kimbo (IP Logged)
15 November, 2017 09:56

 
Rob C
Re: Steve Savage
Rob C (IP Logged)
15 November, 2017 10:11
My old Woodlands PE teacher - a very sad loss.

 
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Re: Steve Savage
OldNick (IP Logged)
15 November, 2017 11:17
Sad and shocking news.

 
John Butler
Re: Steve Savage
John Butler (IP Logged)
15 November, 2017 11:26
News which has saddened me greatly when I logged on this morning.
Lovely man, who always had time for a few words.
RIP

 
thomas senior
Re: Steve Savage
tom snr (IP Logged)
15 November, 2017 12:20
very sad news indeed, always took in good part banter from the Cov crowd.

 
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Re: Steve Savage
Kimbo (IP Logged)
15 November, 2017 12:35
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Rob C
My old Woodlands PE teacher - a very sad loss.

I knew he'd been there, but i'd left by then. When was he there Rob?

 
Rob C
Re: Steve Savage
Rob C (IP Logged)
15 November, 2017 12:44
I left about 35 years ago Kimbo.

 
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Re: Steve Savage
Kimbo (IP Logged)
15 November, 2017 13:00
Nearer the Grewcock era then. I was there at the same time as Johnny Gray and David Moorcroft!

 
albie
Re: Steve Savage
Geoff Kennedy (IP Logged)
15 November, 2017 14:32
Very sad and shocking news indeed. Condolences to all his family, especially to his brother Andy who played for our club in the late 80s and early 90s, and close friends.



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Re: Steve Savage
OldNick (IP Logged)
15 November, 2017 18:15
Excellent tribute by Paul Smith of Cov Tel on BBC Cov & Warks Rugby Prigramme tonight.

 
mrfear
Re: Steve Savage
15 November, 2017 19:00
Steve would have definitely taught Danny Grewcock as he trained the rugby teams in our first year (1984-85) when Dan was an ever present in a strong first XV. Steve was a really lovely guy who had time for everyone, whatever the standard of their rugby skills. I seem to recall he left to become a police officer? RIP.

 
Cov_InPeace
Re: Steve Savage
Cov_InPeace (IP Logged)
15 November, 2017 21:59
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mrfear (Matt Fearn)
Steve would have definitely taught Danny Grewcock as he trained the rugby teams in our first year (1984-85) when Dan was an ever present in a strong first XV. Steve was a really lovely guy who had time for everyone, whatever the standard of their rugby skills. I seem to recall he left to become a police officer? RIP.

I was there at the same time as Rob, and that's how I remember him too.

Looking back I'm sure that it was always obvious that I'd never be even close to good at sports, but he always seem to find time for a positive word of encouragement anyway. A good teacher and a decent man, I'm sure he will be much missed.

Russ.

 
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Re: Steve Savage
Peter Redhead (IP Logged)
19 November, 2017 16:46
Good to see that the organisers of the Warwickshire Cup held a minutes silence for Steve today.

 
Sam Skennel
Re: Steve Savage
Sam Skennel (IP Logged)
28 November, 2017 15:35
Good Afternoon all,

Please see the below with regards to Steve Savage’s funeral arrangements.

There will be a Service of Celebration at Coventry Cathedral at 1200 on Thursday 14 December

Afterwards there will be a private family ceremony but all those at the Cathedral are invited to the Ricoh Arena 1300-1800

Ricoh parking will be in Car Park B

Michelle has asked that anyone and everyone who knew Steve and wishes to attend may do so

Michelle has requested that attendees wear RFU or club blazers and ties
Red Roses are optional if you wish for both men and women. The family will be wearing red roses.

Flowers are family only but if you like, you can make a donation to

Wooden Spoon Charity
[woodenspoon.org.uk]

Warwickshire Air Ambulance
[theairambulanceservice.org.uk]

Please pass on this information to anyone who knew Steve and is interested in attending

 
zinzanh
Re: Steve Savage
zinzanh (IP Logged)
28 November, 2017 20:33
Sad news Top Man R.I.P.


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