‘Big Norm’ is star of Empire

BIG NORM -- Mark Crossley
BIG NORM -- Mark Crossley

FORMER Nottingham Forest goalkeeper Mark Crossley, who is known to fans as ‘Big Norm’, will be the star guest at a sportsman’s evening in Hucknall next month.

Crossley (pictured), who played 303 times for Forest between 1989 and 2000, will take centre stage at The Empire, off Beardall Street, on Thursday September 15.

The giant ‘keeper will promote his new book, ‘Big Norm’, a copy of which is included in the ticket price for the event.

Compere for the night will be Darren Fletcher, of BBC Radio 5 Live.

Crossley will chat about his book before hosting a question-and-answer-session.