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John Gardiner
John Butler (IP Logged)
17 April, 2018 11:22
More sad news I am afraid.
Another Cov & County ikon of the 50's/60s, John Gardiner has passed away.

I have just been speaking with Wilko & full message of appreciation will be appearing on the official club site soon.

Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 17/04/2018 11:23 by John Butler.

Rob C
Re: John Gardiner
Rob C (IP Logged)
17 April, 2018 11:38
Sad to hear that news, John was blue and white through and through!.

I grew up in an era when John tended the pitch, ran the baths and made the huge pot of tea for the players after the game. In the later Coundon Road years he was a huge mainstay of the Former Players Association.

A true Cov legend and, according to my dad, a great player - one of the best to never be capped.

Mick J Shaw
Re: John Gardiner
Mick J Shaw (IP Logged)
17 April, 2018 12:25
Sad to hear of another Cov legend passing on. Can space be found at the butts for a board for former players who are no longer with us but shouldn't be forgotten

richard wilkinson
Re: John Gardiner
John Wilkinson (IP Logged)
17 April, 2018 12:48

Rob C
Re: John Gardiner
Rob C (IP Logged)
30 April, 2018 09:30
Is anyone able to confirm the date and time of John's funeral. The Telegraph has it as Tuesday May 1st 12pm?

Rob C
Re: John Gardiner
Rob C (IP Logged)
01 May, 2018 07:10

Re: John Gardiner
Diesel74 (IP Logged)
01 May, 2018 07:15
Inspired by learning more of John Gardiner and his heroics.



Edited 2 time(s). Last edit at 01/05/2018 07:18 by Diesel74.

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