John Webb – Newport Club

john webbThe Snooker League is saddened to hear the news today that John Webb from Newport Club passed away last night.   John has been actively involved with the snooker league for many years, both as a player and heading up the organisation of the snooker teams at Newport Club.

John will be greatly missed by us all and our thoughts are with his family and friends at this very sad time.

**updated 16.09.14**
John’s funeral will be held on Monday 29 September 2014 at 2.30pm at St Marys Church in Newport for those that may wish to attend.

**updated 18.09.14**
His family would prefer donations to Diabetes UK rather than flowers at his funeral, please see link below if you would like to donate, thank you.
http://www.diabetes.org.uk/Donate/

**updated 01.10.14**
Over 150 people attended John’s funeral and he was given a fantastic send off. Lot’s of memories, stories etc being shared afterwards at Newport Club. Thanks to all those league members that took time out of their day to attend and pay their respects. The league has made a donation to Diabetes UK, and the Memorial Cup being held on Sunday 30 November 2014 will be held in John’s honour, more details to follow nearer the date.