Let’s do it for Danny!!

The incredibly popular Silkmen legend that is Danny Whitaker is in his 11th year at the club, and is a hugely deserving recipient of a testimonial year. As a consequence, a six person committee has been formed and consists of the following people: Andy Worth: Chairperson Marie Grundy: Secretary  Robert Stirling: Treasurer Dean Holmes: Committee Member…

Oh Danny Boy!

Daniel (Danny) Philip Whitaker is a 37 year old phenomenon who has played over 400 games for the Silkmen. In the view of yours truly, Danny clearly appears to replicate the principal character in the movie The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, the romantic fantasy drama starring Brad Pitt. Just like the amazing Benjamin Button,…

Danny Whitaker Testimonial Programme Update

Despite the fact that the end of the season now seems like only yesterday, work has already begun in terms of creating a very special piece of Silkmen memorabilia which will be available at the start of the next campaign. As many of you will know, the legend that is Danny Whitaker has been granted…

Danny Whitaker Race Night Set For 13th April

We are pleased to unveil details of a Race Night to be held in the McIlroy Suite on Friday 13th April – with all the proceeds going to Danny Whitaker’s Testimonial Fund. Doors will open at 19:00, ready for a 19:30 start and the night will consist of eight horse races – with eight horses…

Silkmen Set To Stage Race Night

Macclesfield Town will be holding a Race Night on Friday April 13th, with all proceeds going to Danny Whitaker’s Testimonial Fund. Similar events have always been a great success at the club and we see no reason that this one should be any different. Further details will be announced in due course, but pencil this…

Gil Prescott Pays Tribute To Danny Whitaker

Recently we asked you to pay your tribute to the Silkmen Legend that is Danny Whitaker, as we continue to work on a very special Testimonial Programme. Today, former Macclesfield Town Manager Gil Prescott has taken to the Forum to add his voice to those who have already contributed to the thread. Here is what…

Danny Whitaker Testimonial Programme

As many of you will already know, I am currently working on Danny Whitaker’s Testimonial Programme – which I hope will be a fitting tribute to the legend himself. As such, I really want to include a page or two dedicated to tributes from the Silkmen faithful and have opened up a thread on our…

Send Us Your Danny Whitaker Tributes

Further to the news that midfielder Danny Whitaker has been granted a testimonial with the club, work is continuing to provide fans with a very special commemorative programme. We have already conducted interviews with the likes of Gil Prescott, John Sheridan and Brian Horton as well as rifling through the vast photo archives for some…

Send Us Your Danny Whitaker Tributes

Recently we brought you the news that legendary Silkmen midfielder Danny Whitaker has been granted a long overdue testimonial at the club. Over the coming weeks we will be able to bring you details of a range of merchandise in honour of the great man, events which will be staged as well as the eagerly…

Fans Pay Tribute To Danny

Club Legend Danny Whitaker is busy meeting his adoring fans at a special event put on by the club. Marking Danny’s 400 club appearances, Andy Scott unveiled the midfield maestro to the masses. ​​ Congratulations Danny!

Silkmen Set To Honour Whitaker Milestone

Silkmen midfielder Danny Whitaker notched up his 400th appearance for the club during the midweek victory at Guiseley, and the club are preparing some very special celebrations to honour the milestone. Firstly, 400 postcards have been produced in recognition of Danny’s fabulous achievement and these will be handed out at the turnstiles prior to tomorrow’s…

Share Your Danny Whitaker Stories

Following our announcement last week that Silkmen midfielder Danny Whitaker has been granted a testimonial at the club, we have literally been inundated with offers of support – from both the footballing world and the local community in general. Plans to mark this memorable event are beginning to take shape, and over the coming weeks we…