HELP DAVID HAIL ‘BILLY’

The Non-League Football Paper - - NEWS - https://www.just­giv­ing.com/ crowd­fund­ing/david-tavener

ST AL­BANS CITY stal­wart Dave Tavener launched an ap­peal ear­lier this year to fund a head­stone for the un­marked grave of the club’s all-time lead­ing goalscorer, Wil­fred ‘Billy’ Minter. Lit­tle did he know how tough it would be to find the owner of the plot to ob­tain per­mis­sion, as per the law.

Six months on, his per­sis­tence has paid off and now he wants to have the stone erected by Novem­ber 22 – the 95th an­niver­sary of Minter set­ting a record by scor­ing the high­est num­ber of goals in an FA Cup tie and still fin­ish­ing on the los­ing side, when Saints went down 8-7 at Dul­wich Ham­let and Minter scored all seven.

One slight prob­lem: Dave is £700 short of the £2,700 needed. Help him get over the line at:

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