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Jacqui Forster funeral details and remembrance book

This is a story from the SD archive – the FSF and SD merged to become the FSA in 2019.

We can confirm details of Jacqui’s funeral as follows:

Date: Friday, 25th May, 2018

Burial at Hale Cemetery, Hale Road, Hale at 12:30pm. Everyone ismost welcome to attend.

Celebration of Jacqui’s life at Altrincham Football Club,Community Sports Hall, Moss Lane, Altrincham, WA15 8AP at 2:00pm. Please do not arrive before 1:50pm. Parking is limited to the surrounding roads so if you can arrive on foot please do so.

Dress as you like and football shirts for your local club will be much appreciated. We will be having Lancashire Hot Pot and Luscious Lemon Cake as per Jacqui’s instructions and the bar will be open. Vegetarian option will be provided. Flowers are welcome and donations to The Christie will be gratefully received by James at Kershaws on the day or by contacting them directly on 0161 969 2288.

We will be putting together a slide show of all our favourite photos of Jacqui. If you would like to send any in to be added please email them to Alisonw@kenyonassociates.com

Collecting memories of Jacqui

Supporters Direct will also be co-ordinating a book of memories and tributes from supporters. We have been collating the incredible number of messages and tributes that have been sent to us directly, or posted on the SDHub and SD’s social media channels. If you would like a message included please either post online or email enquiries@supporters-direct.org.

We will also have the book available for people to sign at the members day on the 20th May.

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Jacqui Forster Memorial Award

Vicki Goodfellow worked at Supporters Direct alongside Jacqui Forster for many years before Jacqui passed away in 2018. Here, Vicki explains Jacqui’s legacy and the Jacqui Forster Memorial Award. If you know anyone who deserves to be nominated, we’d love to hear from you…

Jacqui Forster & Richard Lillicrap memorial Awards 2019

At this weekend’s FSA AGM, held in central London, two supporters were recognised for the work they’ve done within the supporters’ movement this year.

“I was gobsmacked” says Jacqui Forster award-winner

Watch our short interview with Paula Martin, STAR, who won the inaugural Jacqui Forster Memorial Award in 2018 below.

Jacqui Forster

It is with huge sadness to hear that Jacqui Forster passed away after a long and courageous fight against cancer on Sunday.

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