The Skegness Standard have learnt of the sad passing of Skegness United chairman Geoff Farrar.
A spokesman for the club tweeted: “Skegness United are dealing with the devastating news that our chairman, Geoff Farrar, passed away yesterday. Our thoughts are with his family.”
A further club statement, read: “He was an inspiration to everyone who he came into contact with and we wouldn’t be where we are today without him.”
The Skegness Standard respect the privacy of the family, and a statement from the club is expected in due course.