He was a well liked, loved and respected figure at West Bromwich Albion right up until his retirement last year.
Dave’s loyalty and dedication to the club – an amazing 51 years – was legendary.
During my time at the club, he fought very bravely and won a battle against cancer.
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Remaining very windy with gales. Rain soon clearing, with sunny intervals developing.
Outbreaks of rain, sometimes heavy, will soon clear. Sunshine and scattered showers will follow. Mainly dry later.
Localised gales will develop across parts of the region tonight. Tomorrow there will be sunshine and scattered showers.