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Duo's century of service

PUBLISHED: 11:03 26 June 2008 | UPDATED: 10:32 12 July 2010

HEMPNALL'S long serving secretary, treasurer and groundsman Ray Youngman and his wife Jill have recently served Hempnall Football Club between them 100 years.

HEMPNALL'S long serving secretary, treasurer and groundsman Ray Youngman and his wife Jill have recently served Hempnall Football Club between them 100 years.

Ray has served for 56 years and his wife Jill for 44 years. Jill has washed the playing kit for all that time as well as serving as tea lady.

During the past season Ray came third in the Groundsman of the Year scheme and only this last week was awarded the Rogers and Norton Norwich Business Houses Secretary of the Year.


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