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Former kit man John McLane passes away

Hull Kingston Rovers would like to express its deepest condolences to the friends and family of former club kit man John McLane, who sadly passed away overnight.

Hull KR chairman Neil Hudgell said: “John played a vital role at the club behind the scenes for a number of years and has been described as the heart and soul of the dressing room by a number of players who worked with him.

“It was people like John who went the extra mile during some dark days for the club that helped make Hull Kingston Rovers what it is today.

“On behalf of the club, I would like to extend my deepest condolences to his wife Sharon and the rest of their family and friends at this tragic time.”

Photo: Former kit man John McLane passes away