Date:Saturday September 2 2006
After a long battle against illness, former Derby County chairman Lionel Pickering has passed away.
Mr Pickering made the majority of his fortune through free newspapers, and purchased the Rams in 1991, where he remained in charge until 2003.
Although his tenure ended sadly with the clubs debts mountaining, Pickering was chiefly responsible for some of the most notable achievements in recent years - most notably promotion to the Premiership in 1996, and the move to Pride Park Stadium the following years.
Vital Derby would like to thank Lionel for all he did for the club, and offer our condolences to his family.
Bent At The Double (Tuesday January 27 2015)
Stats: Derby County v Blackburn Rovers (Tuesday January 27 2015)
Rotherham Game Re-arranged (Tuesday January 27 2015)
Team Line-Ups - Derby County v Blackburn Rovers (Tuesday January 27 2015)
Vital Derby Needs You (Tuesday January 27 2015)
McClaren - League Is Tight (Tuesday January 27 2015)
Derby Do The Double? (Tuesday January 27 2015)
Team News: Derby v Blackburn Rovers (Tuesday January 27 2015)
Derby MotM Against Chesterfield (Tuesday January 27 2015)
Derby Host Reading (Monday January 26 2015)
|Derby County||2||-||0||Leeds Utd|
|2. Derby County||27||15||6||6||+25||51|
|Rampant Millers Get First Win Of 2015
» Rotherham : 27/01/2015 23:24:00
|Bent At The Double
» Derby County : 27/01/2015 23:08:00
» Derby County : 27/01/2015 23:06:00
|Wednesday 0-0 Birmingham City
» Sheff Wed : 27/01/2015 22:25:00
» Blackburn : 27/01/2015 22:03:00