Category: History

Gerry Kavanagh RIP

Former Brakes defender Gerry Kavanagh passed away in his sleep

Eddie Holding RIP

HOLDING EDWIN JOHN – Eddie born 15 October 1930 died 09 February 2014

Westlea Wanderers (Barry Whitlock far right).

Barry Whitlock RIP

BARRY ‘NAT’ WHITLOCK born 9 September 1945 died Thursday 25 July 2013

Brakes Videos: Leamington FC 2012/13

Brakes Videos: Champion Brakes on DVD

Whole match DVD’s of the final five matches of the Brakes Southern League Championship Winning 2012/13 Season and a DVD of available highlights are available to order now

Brakes team photo from Precision April 1949

Frank Gardner RIP

FRANK LESLIE GARDNER – Born 2nd April 1922 died 20th April 2013

Norman Brison RIP

Norman Brison RIP

Brakes historian, Paul Vanes, writes: NORMAN ERNEST BRISON born 28/04/1931 died 09/03/2013 In common with all of us young men until 1961, we were conscripted into National Service and Norman “chose” the Army to...

Jimmy Knox – RIP.

Jimmy Knox, one of non-league football’s most successful players and managers in the Midlands, passed away on Christmas Eve, aged 77. Paul Vanes describes Jimmy’s football career …


Paul Vanes writes: JACK OAKES R.I.P. Jack Oakes born 1923 died 2012, aged 89. We are sorry to have to tell you of the death of another grand old Brake, Jack Oakes who was...

Josh Blake – Legend

Today Josh is being be enrolled into the Legends Hall of Fame.

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