In response to an Open Letter from Millwall Football Club‘s Chief Executive, Steve Kavanagh, Lewisham mayoral hopeful Alan Hall has responded that he believes Millwall FC are an asset to Lewisham. He goes on to say that he will work to repair the relationship between the Lions and the Council.
Alan Hall asked that Millwall FC support a proposal to secure funding for a youth club on the Pepys Estate, Deptford earlier this week and the club have responded positively to his intervention. Please see the article Someone Likes Us! Alan Hall secures deal with Millwall to secure youth club
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After Millwall FC 4-0 win over Norwich City Delia Smith took time to support Alan Hall and his efforts to keep Millwall FC at the Den. This is not only about Millwall FC remaining in their local area many commentators have said if Millwall FC can be forced to move it could happen to any football club.