Marking 40 years of football for Vale
Dear Sir, — No doubt your readers will have read about the distressing break-in at the Vale Club.
As secretary I thought that I would take the opportunity to enlighten your readers as to the aims, goals and history of the club.
Next year, 2020, will see the 40th anniversary of the Vale. That will be 40 years of support for local football, with the present situation being that four senior teams and 20-plus junior teams run from the club.
Forty years since we took it upon ourselves to try to provide something better for our teams at a time when no changing facilities existed at Back Lane playing fields, with the then council reluctant to help.
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