Dennis Signy OBEDennis Signy OBE passed away peacefully in his sleep on the morning of June 6th at the age of 85.
Dennis was one of the finest football reporters of the past 50 years, a former Chairman of the FWA twice and a life member of the association, along with his wife Pat, who was Executive Secretary for many years.
Dennis was editor of the Hendon Times for 17 years, before a long and illustrious career in Fleet Street with Hayters, the News of the World, The Times and Sunday Express, influencing a generation of football writers along the way.
He also worked in football, as general manager for Brentford and then chief executive of QPR, as well as a stint as the Football League's media consultant before his final posting as PR consultant and vice-president of Barnet.
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