Pioneer chairman wins football award

By |2017-09-14T09:34:21+01:00February 5th, 2012|Categories: Latest News|

Pioneer chairman Andrew Jenkins was honoured for his services to football at the recent North East Football Writers’ Association awards dinner. He was given the prestigious John Fotheringham Award for ‘extraordinary service’.

As well as his role at Pioneer, Andrew is chairman of Carlisle United Football Club and has been a director of the club for a remarkable 52 years. During that period he has seen the highs of the first division and the lows of the conference and has worked with such great players as Ivor Broadis and Peter Beardsley.