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by Steven Cole
Thu Jan 18, 2018 10:17 am
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: TOM RAWLANCE (CRANBROOK)
Replies: 1
Views: 13

TOM RAWLANCE (CRANBROOK)

It is with regret to announce I have been informed by Mark Webb today that Tom Rawlance has recently died. It is understood he had an unexpected heart attack having been hospitalised after a serious fall. If anyone has other details please contact Steven Cole or reply to this post.
by Steven Cole
Wed Jan 10, 2018 2:21 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: DON EASTON (SWT - MARLEY HILL)
Replies: 0
Views: 32

DON EASTON (SWT - MARLEY HILL)

Posted on behalf of Ron Suddes It is with regret to announce that Don Easton died peacefully on 8th December 2017 aged 85. Don was husband of the late Shirley and much beloved father of Carol and David. The funeral was held at Mountsett Crematorium on Monday 8th January 2018 at 13:15hrs followed by...
by Steven Cole
Tue Oct 24, 2017 9:40 am
Forum: General
Topic: Northumberland Constabulary Ariel Leader Motorcycle
Replies: 1
Views: 2112

Re: Northumberland Constabulary Ariel Leader Motorcycle

Posted on behalf of Roger James My name is Roger James from Tibshelf in Derbyshire I am responding to the message left by Roy Williscroft relating to his ex Northumberland Police Leader WNL866. This is one of a batch of 6 Leaders fitted with Police equipment that was supplied by the Ariel factory o...
by Steven Cole
Tue Jul 11, 2017 11:53 am
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: RON JONES (AERIAL RIGGER - BRIDGEND)
Replies: 0
Views: 112

RON JONES (AERIAL RIGGER - BRIDGEND)

Posted on behalf of Paddy Kelly It is with deep regret to announce the death of Ron "Goldie" Jones at the age of 85. Ron was based at the Home Office Bridgend depot as an Aerial Rigger. His funeral was held at 11.00 am today at Bridgend Crematorium. Ron was known to many of his colleagues as "Goldi...
by Steven Cole
Thu Dec 29, 2016 2:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Liverpool Police Early Radio Communications
Replies: 0
Views: 303

Liverpool Police Early Radio Communications

I received an e-mail with photo attachments yesterday from Dot Holden (nee Menzies) who would be interested to hear from anyone who may have further information regarding the early mobile radio development work carried out by Liverpool Police. During a quick search on Google I found this relevant li...
by Steven Cole
Thu Dec 15, 2016 4:06 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: DAVID ROY COUSINS (WT - HANNINGTON)
Replies: 1
Views: 210

Funeral Arrangements

Dave's daughter, Lorraine Tomlinson, has informed me by email today that his funeral will be held on Tuesday 20th December 2016 at Basingstoke Crematorium commencing 09.30 hrs followed by light refreshments at the Old Guards Club, Wherwell, SP11 7JB. Ex-colleagues and friends are welcome.
by Steven Cole
Thu Dec 15, 2016 4:04 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: DAVID ROY COUSINS (WT - HANNINGTON)
Replies: 1
Views: 210

DAVID ROY COUSINS (WT - HANNINGTON)

Posted on behalf of Dave Rumens

It is with regret to announce the passing on Monday 12th December 2016 of Dave Cousins. I knew Dave when we both served at Hannington RWD in the 1980’s where he was a respected and valued member of staff.

RIP Dave.
by Steven Cole
Fri Dec 09, 2016 3:07 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: DAVE PACK (SWT - GUILDFORD DETACHMENT)
Replies: 3
Views: 414

DAVE PACK (SWT - GUILDFORD DETACHMENT)

Posted on behalf of Steve Melling I have recently discovered that my old boss at Guildford outstation, Dave Pack (SWT), passed away last October. I had contacted him since he emigrated to Australia, but found this reference through the NSW Amateur Radio news . Some other members of staff may rememb...
by Steven Cole
Wed Nov 16, 2016 5:02 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: DEREK CORFIELD (MECHANIC - ROMSLEY)
Replies: 1
Views: 216

DEREK CORFIELD (MECHANIC - ROMSLEY)

Posted on behalf of Roger Beale It is with regret to announce the passing on Thursday 10 November 2016 of Derek Corfield, aged 84, after a long illness but a short stay in Russells Hall Hospital, Dudley, West Midlands. Derek was a Wireless Mechanic at the Brierley Hill Detachment (Romsley region) f...
by Steven Cole
Wed Nov 16, 2016 4:54 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: LEO TAYLOR (MECHANIC - CRANBROOK)
Replies: 0
Views: 148

LEO TAYLOR (MECHANIC - CRANBROOK)

Posted on behalf of Eddie Mole It is with regret to announce that Leo Taylor passed away about three weeks ago and the funeral has since been held in Harlow. It is understood that Leo originated from the Guildford area before working at Cranbrook as a mechanic on Ken Gasson's team doing UHF base st...
by Steven Cole
Mon Oct 17, 2016 6:54 am
Forum: DTELS Reunited!
Topic: Fred Cully Kippax MU
Replies: 2
Views: 179

Re: Fred Cully Kippax MU

That's good news :D
by Steven Cole
Sat Oct 01, 2016 7:31 am
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: COLIN ADAMSON (MECHANIC - MARLEY HILL)
Replies: 0
Views: 196

COLIN ADAMSON (MECHANIC - MARLEY HILL)

Posted on behalf of Ron Suddes It is with regret to announce that Colin Adamson died suddenly in hospital on April 28th aged 73 years. A much loved husband of Sheila and a dearly loved brother of Jean and Elizabeth. He will be sadly missed by all family and friends. Friends were asked to meet at Sa...
by Steven Cole
Sat Oct 01, 2016 7:26 am
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: HARRY ROBSON (MECHANIC - MARLEY HILL)
Replies: 0
Views: 171

HARRY ROBSON (MECHANIC - MARLEY HILL)

Posted on behalf of Ron Suddes It is with regret to announce that Harry Robson died suddenly at home on 16th September 2016 aged 82 years. A much loved husband of Irene, dearly loved father of Harry, Susan and John, much loved grandfather. Friends were asked to meet at Mountsett Crematorium Dipton ...
by Steven Cole
Sun Sep 04, 2016 8:09 am
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: JACK SCRIVENER (AERIAL RIGGER - CHEVELEY)
Replies: 0
Views: 182

JACK SCRIVENER (AERIAL RIGGER - CHEVELEY)

Posted on behalf of Chris Clarke It is with regret to announce that Jack Scrivener, a former Aerial Rigger at Cheveley Depot and popular character, had died on Saturday 6th August 2016 age 96 years. A notice was published in the Newmarket Journal with the following information: "Beloved husband of ...
by Steven Cole
Mon Mar 28, 2016 3:55 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: JOHN O'CONNOR (RWE - NORTHERN REGIONAL OFFICE)
Replies: 0
Views: 591

JOHN O'CONNOR (RWE - NORTHERN REGIONAL OFFICE)

Posted on behalf of Eric Davies Sadly I recently learned of the death of John O'Connor who died on 23rd March 2013. He finished his service as RWE Northern Regional Office, a position I took over when he retired. All those who knew John know him to have been a good engineer and an absolutely smashi...