FOOTBALL: Jimmy Knox funeral arrangements

Jimmy Knox during his time at VS Rugby
Jimmy Knox during his time at VS Rugby

The service for VS Rugby’s most successful manager will be held on Friday, January 18.

It will be at St Andrew’s Parish Church in Church Street, Rugby at 1.30pm and afterwards at the VS Bar in Rugby Town’s Butlin Road clubhouse.

Jimmy Knox, who died on Christmas Eve at the age of 77, was in charge of the team for 11 years and their achievements included victory in the FA Vase final at Wembley in 1983.