Lifelong Leyton Orient Fan Leaves £150,000 In His Will To His Beloved Club

Chris Wright

5th, February 2014

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By Chris Wright

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A lifelong Leyton Orient fan who recently passed away after losing his battle with cancer has done his beloved club one last astonishing posthumous service by leaving £150,000 to the O’s in his will.

John Burman, known locally as ‘Chingford John’, was by all accounts a fanatical Orient supporter and followed them home and away for over 30 years before he sadly passed away, aged 55, last summer.

It has since come to light that Burman set aside £150,000 to be given to Orient upon

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