Long distance super-fan Darren Work has not only become Cashfax’s newest Platinum Member, but our first from over the Lancashire border!

Darren hails from Elland, but his work as a chef in the Army has taken him all around the Country and the World. After stints in Northern Ireland, Bosnia, Iraq and Afghanistan, Darren and his family have settled in Poulton-Le-Fylde, undeterred by the 3 hour, 160 mile round trip which he makes every matchday!

Poulton is a nice place to live, and it has a direct train to Halifax, so what more could you want?” said Darren, who has been a Cashfax member for many years. “I’ve been a ‘Fax fan for as long as I remember, and I have always done everything I can to support my club

When I read about the Platinum Membership scheme on Facebook it didn’t take any thinking about to upgrade my membership, and I’d urge others to do the same. The Club needs all the support we can give at the moment

What Darren has done is fantastic”, said Cashfax Development Manager Chris Murgatroyd, “and whilst it is disappointing that I can’t hand him his Membership Certificate personally at this time, we’re both looking forward to that day at The Shay when I can