Everyone involved with AFC Darwen has been left devastated by the sudden passing of Jim Frankland. Jim was a loyal supporter of the club who travelled home and away to support the players and management team. Please know that you’re in our thoughts and prayers. Our sincerest condolences for an incredibly great loss go out to Jim’s family and friends.

Jim’s funeral is to be held at St Peter and St Pauls Parish Church Rishton on Friday 18th May 2018 at 1.00pm and afterwards at The Salmoners Lounge, AFC Darwen, Anchor Ground, Darwen BB3 OBB.