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Civic Funeral of Sir Tom Finney: A Preston legend

People gathered by the thousands today to pay homage to their hero, a Preston legend known to all as Sir Tom. Although the forecast promised downpours, as if by a […]

6 years ago
Sir Tom Finney funeral to be broadcast to Deepdale big screens

Deepdale is expected to become a focal point on Thursday for fans to say farewell to Sir Tom Finney. Preston City Council have revealed they have agreed with Preston North […]

6 years ago
Preston Bus put special Sir Tom Finney bus into service

An inscription to Sir Tom is carried on the front of the bus A permanent memorial to Sir Tom Finney has been unveiled by a city bus firm. Preston Bus have an inscription to the Preston North End legend who died last week […]

6 years ago
Blue Plaque for Sir Tom Finney’s birthplace

Following the sad passing of Sir Tom Finney the Preston & South Ribble Civic Trust looked into the viability of a blue plaque dedicated to the memory of Sir Tom. […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Route announced for Sir Tom Finney’s funeral

Details of the route for Sir Tom Finney’s funeral have been announced. On Thursday 27 February the city is expected to come to a standstill to honour the Preston North […]

6 years ago
Civic funeral confirmed for Sir Tom Finney

Tribute to footballing legend Sir Tom Finney at Preston's Deepdale stadium. A civic funeral will be held in Preston to celebrate the life of Sir Tom Finney. Prestonians are expected to line the streets of the city centre to pay their […]

6 years ago
Sir Tom Finney dies: Book of condolence opens at Preston Town Hall & Harris Museum

The Book of Condolence at the Town Hall A book of condolence has been opened at Preston’s Town Hall and Harris Museum. The city council are currently discussing with the Finney family whether there will be a civic […]

6 years ago
Facebook campaign for Sir Tom Finney Museum

A fitting tribute to Preston’s footballing hero. Join a new campaign to turn the empty Football Museum at Deepdale into the Sir Tom Finney Museum. A call has gone out […]

6 years ago
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