Sheffield United on the ball at recognising loyal members of staff

Sheffield United employees have been recognised for clocking up 159 years of service to the Blades.

Thursday, 17th March 2016, 5:00 am

The six members of staff were presented with gifts from the club at Bramall Lane.

Groundsmen Glenn Nortcliffe and Kelly Barrowclough have worked on the club’s pitches at Bramall Lane and Shirecliffe, for more than 58 years between them.

Also recognised were football secretary, Donna Fletcher, laundry operative, Sue Spalding, HR and payroll administrator, Judith Foster and health and safety manager, Mel Jackson.

Sheffield United Operations Director, Dave McCarthy, said: “I would like to thank them for their sheer hard work and commitment over the years.”