Scarborough Athletic have announced that chairman David Holland has passed away.
Holland was one of the driving forces behind the club’s return to their hometown, after groundsharing with Bridlington Town since their formation in 2007.
Please respect Wendy and the families privacy at this very difficult, further details will be released as and when appropriate.
The Seadogs released a statement on Monday announcing that Holland was critically ill in a local hospital.
A further statement was released on Tuesday afternoon confirming that Holland had passed away.
That statement read “It is with a heavy heart that the board has to announce our Chairman David Holland passed away this afternoon. Please respect Wendy and the families privacy at this very difficult, further details will be released as and when appropriate”
The thoughts of everyone at Non-League Daily are with David’s friends and family and everyone at Scarborough Athletic
Article: Mark Carruthers