Vital Football

Latest Rotherham United News

RUFC - Millers Appoint new Community Director

RUFC - Millers Appoint new Community Director

Rotherham United have appointed former Radio Sheffield commentator, Brian Chapple as the new Community Director.

Brian`s role on the board will be to help spearhead the clubs move back to Rotherham and to ensure the stadium will have all the modern day facilities that the community needs.

Brian has been following the Millers for over forty years and will be a familiar voice, if not face, to many Rotherham supporters due to his work for Radio Sheffield, where he worked from 1982 to 2004. He has recently worked with the Rotherham Titans and has also done community work in the town while he is the current Chairman of The Rotherham Partnership.

Speaking to the Official Site, Brian said, 'Tony Stewart asked me to become involved in providing Rotherham with a fantastic new home and, from the designs I`ve seen the stadium is going to be something everyone in Rotherham can be immensely proud of.

'I have to say, when I was asked to join the board, I was a little taken aback but it only took me a second to say 'yes`. I`m really excited about getting started.

'I moved to Rotherham forty years ago and have followed the club since 1970. I have seen some great times following the club - the trips to Wembley and the promotions and I`m now delighted to be on board to help create more memorable moments for years to come.`

Chairman, Tony Stewart said, 'Brian has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the community of Rotherham and we are delighted to have him on board to enhance the community aspect of our new stadium. His input will be invaluable as we press ahead with our plans for the new stadium.

'I am looking forward to working with Brian at this very exciting time for the football club and I am certain that his appointment can only benefit the club and the community as a whole.`

Join The Vital Debate

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Date:Friday February 11 2011
Time: 9:46AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Rotherham United Articles

RUFC - Head-to-Head v Southend

A few facts and figures of previous games between the Millers and the Shrimpers

RUFC - If Offered Would You Buy A Five Year Season Ticket

Not sure if this would ever be something that Millers would like . . . .

Stats: Northampton Town v Rotherham United

All the stats from Northampton Town (0) vs (3) Rotherham United, Sixfields Stadium, 17/3/18 Att: 5,882

Millers v Cobblers Preview

Rotherham United go to Northampton this afternoon hoping to put the last two results behind them.

The Cobblers sit just above the relegation zone, a point above Fleetwood who have a game in

Rotherham United Archived Articles

Vital Rotherham articles from

Site Journalists

Editor email
no email

Current Poll (see more polls)

Northampton MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Sub - Forde0%
Sub - Ihiekwe5%
Sub - Newell0%
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Rotherham United  Results (view all)

Rotherham United  Fixtures

Vital Members League Table

5.Millie Miller14
Write for Vital Football