Today Ian Hendon is 44, Ian made 82 league appearances for Notts scoring 6 goals during the period 1996-99. Ian was a popular skipper in the record breaking 1997-98 Division Three Championship season. Ian began his season with Spurs but made his reputation at Leyton Orient for whom he made just short of 150 appearances and was awarded their 'Player of the Year' in 1995-96. It was against Leyton Orient that Ian captained Notts to secure promotion on 28th March 1998 winning 1-0 in front of a crowd of 8,383 at Meadow Lane. It was the first time a club had gained promotion by March. Ian was selected in the PFA Division Three squad in 1997 and again in 1998.