The Derek Beaumont Column: Issue 2

The Derek Beaumont Column: Issue 2

The end of last week was rather ironic as I headed down to Railway Road with Rocky and Laura on Sunday morning for the Remembrance Parade still with deep thoughts for the passing of Tommy Martyn and his fantastic family. It was a rather apt frame of mind with which to attend as the whole purpose was to remember those who had passed achieving so much, not least fighting for their country but fighting for our future. We arrived in reasonable time to meet Mike Latham who had organised matters…

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Exclusive: The Derek Beaumont Column: Issue 1

Exclusive: The Derek Beaumont Column: Issue 1

Well it has been a few weeks since I last wrote a column. That column appeared in the Leigh Observer. Going forward my weekly column will appear on our Club website along with stand-in columns from the other directors and our CEO. Why I hear you ask? Primarily because the last column I wrote was edited to almost half the words I wrote, omitting various opinions without my consent. This changed the context of what I had written in particular regarding Jamie Peacock. I was informed this was because the…

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