Vice President Morris Barton has died.

Newport IW Football Club are saddened to announce that Vice President Morris Barton OBE passed away at his home last week. Our condolences are with the family at this time.

A life long supporter of The Port, Morris was always willing to offer advice but particularly came to the fore when the club was in need.

A minute silence will be held at St George’s Park for Newport Reserves home game on Saturday 28th January against Liss Athletic, 3pm KO.

The club will provide further details upon receipt of any further information.