Martin Beard

Walton & Hersham FC was saddened to hear of the passing of their former coach and player Martin Beard, who died suddenly recently at the tragically young age of 43.

Martin was coach and assistant to Tony Reid, and made several appearances as a player for the club in the 2013-14 and 2014-15 seasons. He had a distinguished playing career in non-league football, and at the time of his death was head teacher at Merton Park Secondary School in Redhill

The club sends the deepest condolences to his family, friends and all at the school.