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by Steven Cole
Sat Jul 25, 2020 5:52 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: DAVID WOOD (WM - SHAPWICK)
Replies: 0
Views: 47

DAVID WOOD (WM - SHAPWICK)

Posted on behalf of Andy Cuckow I have been notified that Dave Wood passed away on Wed 22nd July 2020 after a short illness. Dave leaves a wife Pam, son Andrew, and daughter Kirsty. Dave was a long serving member of DTELS (over 26 years) at the Shapwick Service Centre, mainly working at the Corston...
by Steven Cole
Thu May 21, 2020 8:20 am
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: KEN STAVES (GRADE 7 - BISHOPS CLEEVE)
Replies: 0
Views: 307

KEN STAVES (GRADE 7 - BISHOPS CLEEVE)

It is with regret to announce I have received an email from John Westcott to say that Ken Staves died on Wednesday 6th May 2020 due to a stroke. He leaves a wife, Beryl and family. Ken was well known in DTELS and for many years was the Regional Engineer at Marley Hill Depot before promotion around t...
by Steven Cole
Tue Apr 21, 2020 6:10 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: DEREK POOLEY (GRADE 7 - HEADQUARTERS)
Replies: 3
Views: 720

Correction from Steven Cole

The original post dated 16th April 2020 listed Derek Pooley as a Senior Wireless Engineer (SWE) at the time of his retirement. This was changed today as it is believed Derek was promoted to Grade 7 at some point during the 1980's to head up Frequency Planning Group.

Steven R. Cole
21st April 2020
by Steven Cole
Tue Apr 21, 2020 6:04 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: DEREK POOLEY (GRADE 7 - HEADQUARTERS)
Replies: 3
Views: 720

From John Leary

The following was sent in by John Leary: “I was extremely saddened to learn through the DTELS web site that my Horseferry House colleague Derek Pooley had passed away. I had the pleasure of working closely with Derek in the 1980’s when he headed up the Directorate’s Frequency Planning Group and I wa...
by Steven Cole
Thu Apr 16, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: DEREK POOLEY (GRADE 7 - HEADQUARTERS)
Replies: 3
Views: 720

DEREK POOLEY (GRADE 7 - HEADQUARTERS)

It is with regret to announce I received an email from Tony Redshaw to say that Derek Pooley died yesterday from a heart attack whilst walking the grounds at home. His wife Tanya has kindly written to me with the following brief details: "Derek was 84 and retired from the Directorate in 1991. He liv...
by Steven Cole
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:18 am
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: TED (EDWARD MARTIN) MORGAN (MIDLANDS REGIONAL OFFICE DIRECTOR)
Replies: 1
Views: 650

TED (EDWARD MARTIN) MORGAN (MIDLANDS REGIONAL OFFICE DIRECTOR)

It is with regret to announce I have received an email from Martin Morgan to say that his father, Ted (Edward Martin) Morgan, died on 16 April 2002 in the Allenbrook Nursing Home in Halesowen following a long period of post retirement ill-health brought about by his period in wartime captivity in th...
by Steven Cole
Tue Mar 17, 2020 8:26 am
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: CEDRIC MILLS (WT - CHEVELEY)
Replies: 1
Views: 476

Message from John Leary

Posted on behalf of John Leary During my years working within the Stanton Region, I came into contact with Cedric many times as he was a highly valued member of the Depot’s main scheme installation team. His work was welcomed by me as both the Northamptonshire and Nottinghamshire VHF schemes were o...
by Steven Cole
Wed Mar 11, 2020 6:12 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: CEDRIC MILLS (WT - CHEVELEY)
Replies: 1
Views: 476

CEDRIC MILLS (WT - CHEVELEY)

Posted on behalf of Len Wilcox It is regret to announce that Cedric Anthony Lloyd Mills peacefully passed away on the 17th February aged 75 years. A loving husband to Patricia. Funeral service to take place at the West Suffolk Crematorium, Abbey Chapel on Thursday 19th March at 14.30 hrs Family flo...
by Steven Cole
Tue Feb 11, 2020 7:09 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: FRANK CLAYFORTH (WT - MARLEY HILL)
Replies: 0
Views: 655

FRANK CLAYFORTH (WT - MARLEY HILL)

Posted on behalf of Ron Suddes It is regret to announce that Frank Clayforth peacefully on the 25th January 2020, aged 83 years. Frank beloved husband of the late Bridget Winifred was much loved father of Rosalind, a devoted grandfather of Ray, Jody and Meline and great grandfather of Isaiah. Would...
by Steven Cole
Fri Jan 17, 2020 2:58 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: MARK DE LA MARE (WT - BILLINGE)
Replies: 1
Views: 737

Re: MARK DE LA MARE (WT - BILLINGE)

Posted on behalf of Michael Walker and Keith Nye The funeral for Mark De La Mare will be on 29th January 2020 at Christchurch Barnton at 1pm followed by cremation at 2pm. There will be food and drink available following the funeral at Barnton Cricket Club. Family flowers only. Donations to RNLI. An...
by Steven Cole
Mon Dec 30, 2019 11:33 am
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: MARK DE LA MARE (WT - BILLINGE)
Replies: 1
Views: 737

MARK DE LA MARE (WT - BILLINGE)

It is with regret to announce I have been informed by Michael Walker that Mark De La Mare died on 27th December 2019. No other details are known.
by Steven Cole
Tue Dec 24, 2019 2:28 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: PAT TOMLINSON (CWE - HEADQUARTERS)
Replies: 0
Views: 720

PAT TOMLINSON (CWE - HEADQUARTERS)

It is with regret to announce I have been informed by Mike Brain earlier today that Pat Tomlinson died in September. He leaves a wife (Caitriona) and two children Christopher and Naomi. No other details are known. Webmaster Note: I was very sorry to learn of his untimely death. Pat was one of a few ...
by Steven Cole
Wed Nov 20, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: STUART POWELL (WT - BILLINGE)
Replies: 0
Views: 942

STUART POWELL (WT - BILLINGE)

It is with regret to announce that NTLPA have been advised that Stuart Powell died in early October 2019, he leaves a wife, Sharon. Stuart wrote to me in February 2005 to say he had just completed 28 years of service at Billinge Wireless Depot having started there on Monday 28th February 1977. Some ...
by Steven Cole
Fri Nov 08, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: JOHN CICIRKO (WT - LINCOLN DETACHMENT)
Replies: 1
Views: 799

JOHN CICIRKO (WT - LINCOLN DETACHMENT)

It is with regret to announce I have been informed by John Dearman that John Cicirko passed away on 28th December 2018, no other details are known.
by Steven Cole
Fri Nov 08, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: ALAN WARD (CWT - NORTHERN AREA OFFICE)
Replies: 0
Views: 931

ALAN WARD (CWT - NORTHERN AREA OFFICE)

It is with regret to announce I have been informed by John Dearman that Alan Ward passed away on 4th May 2018, no other details are known. Webmaster Note: During my time as SWT Sheffield Detachment from 1979-83 I occasionally met Alan whilst visiting Kippax Depot. A bright knowledgeable engineer he ...