Remembering those no longer with us
Rest in peace, Richard Bignell20 January 2022
Wycombe players current and past, staff, officials and fans will be stunned to hear the news that lifelong Wanderers’ supporter Richard Bignell has died aged 44. From his first game in 1984, the club...
Rest in peace, Alana5 January 2022
Everyone at Wycombe Wanderers was rocked by the news that much-loved supporter Alana Hurford passed away on New Year's Eve at the age of 29, after a short illness.
Remembering those we lost31 December 2021
At New Year we raise a glass to those we lost in 2021...
It’s 90 and out for Ken Brown28 December 2021
WWEPA are sad to announce the death of former goalkeeper Ken Brown, just a week after he celebrated his 90th birthday.
Rest in peace, David Roberton21 December 2021
It is with deep sadness that Wycombe Wanderers and Wycombe Wanderers Trust report the death of long-time supporter David Roberton at the age of 73, following a battle with cancer.
R.I.P. Bernard Warden26 November 2021
Wycombe Ex-Players are sorry to learn of the death of one of their oldest members. Bernard Warden, who has passed away at 91, had only one season with the Blues, playing regularly for the strong...
R.I.P. Reg Turner8 November 2021
The thoughts of everyone at Wycombe Wanderers are with the friends and family of Reg Turner, who passed away after attending the fixture against Ipswich Town at Adams Park last week.
Billy Gallacher dies at 7620 October 2021
More sad news for Wycombe Wanderers and their Ex-Players Association with the death of Billy Gallacher at the age of 76. Earlier in the year he had returned home after spending six weeks in hospital...
R.I.P. Daniel Fanning1 October 2021
Wycombe Wanderers were deeply saddened to hear of the sudden passing of Daniel Fanning, who worked with the club last season as a sports therapy intern from Bucks New University.
"An incredible lady": Teresa Slevin passes away6 May 2021
Everyone at Wycombe Wanderers was deeply saddened to hear of the passing of much-loved supporter Teresa Slevin last weekend, at the age of 70.
R.I.P. Cliff Trott3 April 2021
Wycombe Wanderers have lost another of their legends with the death of Cliff Trott at the age of 91.
R.I.P. Sue McBryde11 March 2021
The thoughts of everyone at Wycombe Wanderers are with the friends and family of long-time supporter Sue McBryde, who passed away on 7th February - the day before her 64th birthday - following several...
Tributes to Sandie1 February 2021
Hundreds of messages have poured in for lifelong fan Sandie Derben, who passed away this weekend.
Rest in peace, Sandie31 January 2021
Everyone at Wycombe Wanderers is deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Sandie Derben, a lifelong supporter and dedicated volunteer, who has died in hospital following an illness.
Ron Rafferty dies at 8626 January 2021
Ron Rafferty, a striker who began his career at Wycombe Wanderers before going on to become a scoring legend at Grimsby Town, has died aged 86. He had been suffering with dementia, and died of...
Dave Worley dies at 8213 January 2021
Wycombe Wanderers are sad to reveal the death of another of their ex-players. Former utility defender Dave Worley passed away in Stoke Mandeville hospital last night where had been admitted following...
Wycombe’s oldest ex-player dies at 955 January 2021
After a horrendous year when we lost eight members, Wycombe Wanderers Ex-Players Association are sad to report the death of another of their old heroes. Ian Barkus, the Association’s oldest ex-player,...
R.I.P. Arthur Burgess27 November 2020
Wycombe Wanderers’ Ex-Players Association are sad to report the loss of another of their popular and long-standing members with the death of Arthur Burgess at the age of 90.
Tributes pour in for John9 November 2020
Tributes have poured in from players and colleagues from every one of the seven decades that John Reardon was associated with the club.
R.I.P. John Reardon9 November 2020
Wycombe Wanderers and the Ex-Players Association are sad to report the death of a club icon. John Reardon passed away surrounded by his family at a nursing home in Wargrave near his Henley home, just...
Wembley Wanderer Truett dies at 8729 August 2020
Wycombe supporters and Ex-Players Association members will be sad to learn that another of their great FA Amateur Cup heroes of 1957 has passed away. Jim Truett died this morning aged 87 after...
Jack Timberlake latest Blues loss21 May 2020
Wycombe Wanderers are sad to announce the second death inside a week of a former player. After news of the death of Derrick Draffan, the family of Jack Timberlake revealed he too had passed away last...
R.I.P. Derrick Draffan18 May 2020
Wycombe Wanderers Ex-Players Association are sad to report the death of one of their founding members. Derrick Draffan died at his home in Little Kimble last week - surrounded by his family – only...
R.I.P. Martin North9 April 2020
Wycombe Wanderers were distraught to hear of the sad death of Martin North, who passed away this week after contracting coronavirus.
R.I.P. Mickey Holifield28 February 2020
Wycombe Wanderers are sad to report the loss of another of their true legends with the death of Mickey Holifield. A pacey and industrious midfielder, he graced Loakes Park for a decade from 1971.
R.I.P. Mark Bird29 January 2020
Wycombe Wanderers are devastated to report that Mark Bird - a loyal supporter, father and grandfather - passed away on Tuesday evening after suffering a heart attack at Adams Park ahead of the fixture...
R.I.P. Oliver Darlington10 January 2020
Wycombe Wanderers sends its condolences to the friends, family and team-mates of Oliver Darlington, who lost his brave fight against sepsis last week at the age of just 13 years old.
R.I.P. Stuart Burrage3 October 2019
Wycombe Wanderers were saddened to learn of the death of ‘one of our own’ – Stuart Burrage, who passed away suddenly last month at the age of 61.
R.I.P. Dennis Edwards16 September 2019
Wycombe Wanderers' Ex-Players Association are sorry to learn of the death of former Wycombe amateur international Dennis Edwards, at the age of 82.
R.I.P. Andrew Cressy22 July 2019
The thoughts of everyone at Wycombe Wanderers are with the friends and family of Andrew Martin Cressy, a long-standing season ticket holder, who passed away peacefully on July 11th 2019 aged 49...
R.I.P. Charlie Gale24 April 2019
Wycombe ex-players gathering for Saturday’s tenth anniversary party were sorry to hear news of the death of another great Wanderers stalwart. Charlie Gale, a regular between 1963 and 1971, passed away...
RIP Sheldon Bressington21 February 2019
The Wanderers are sad to lose another of their popular players from the 1960s with the death, at the age of 83, of Sheldon Bressington.
Dudley Kipping dies at 8722 November 2018
Wycombe have lost another of their ex-players and a loyal fan with the death at 87 of Dudley Kipping.
George Wharton, oldest surviving ex-player, passes away24 October 2018
Wycombe Wanderers are sad to hear of the death of former player George Wharton, who passed away this week at the age of 97.
Chairboys pay tribute to Howard Kennedy13 September 2018
Blues boss Gareth Ainsworth has paid his respects to former Wanderers star Howard Kennedy, who passed away on Wednesday evening at the age of 66.
Howard Kennedy passes away, aged 6613 September 2018
Wycombe Wanderers, and their Ex-Players’ Association, are sad to report the death of another icon. Howard Kennedy passed away on Wednesday evening, five weeks after entering Thames Valley Hospice....
Kathy Hutchinson passes away5 March 2018
It is with great sadness that Wycombe Wanderers Ex-Players Association announce the death of Kathy Hutchinson.
R.I.P. Cyrille Regis15 January 2018
Wycombe Wanderers are saddened to learn of the death of former player Cyrille Regis, at the age of just 59.
Former player Jimmy Hay dies aged 779 January 2018
Wycombe Wanderers are sad to report on the death of another popular ex-player. Only a week after the death of Peter Birdseye, Jimmy Hay has passed away after a long battle with Alzheimer’s, just three...
Peter Birdseye passes away5 January 2018
Wycombe Wanderers are sad to report the death of their oldest ex-player. Peter Birdseye passed away yesterday, two months after his 98th birthday.
Paul McCarthy passes away aged 4520 February 2017
Wycombe Wanderers are deeply saddened to learn of the death of former player Paul McCarthy at the age of only 45.
Club president Monty Seymour passes away13 January 2017
It is with great sadness that we report the news that club president Monty Seymour has passed away at the age of 102.