Former Fenmen chairman Bishop dies

Tributes have been paid to former Wisbech Town FC chairman Alf Bishop who died early last week.

Comments on the club’s website www.wisbechtown.co.uk included: “A very colourful character and gentleman, who will not be forgotten for a long while.”

Mr Bishop was a director of the Fenmen between 1998 and 2001.

A funeral service will be held at Fenland Crematorium, March, on Wednesday, October 16 at 2.30pm.