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by Steven Cole
Fri Apr 17, 2015 5:47 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: SYD MURPHY (WT - BRIDGEND)
Replies: 2
Views: 1176

Sydney Victor Murphy - Abridged Eulogy

From: Paddy Kelly submitted 17 April 2015 The following is an abridged version of the Eulogy that was presented by Michael (Family Representative) Eulogy of Sydney Victor Murphy I'm a rambler I'm a gambler, I'm a long ways from home, And if you don't like me well leave me alone, I'll eat when I'm h...
by Steven Cole
Fri Apr 03, 2015 8:00 am
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: SYD MURPHY (WT - BRIDGEND)
Replies: 2
Views: 1176

IMPORTANT UPDATE - Funeral Arrangements Change of Time & Venue

From Paddy Kelly The family of Syd Murphy have informed me of a late change of arrangements concerning his funeral. Please note the revised information as follows: The date for the funeral is: THURSDAY 9th APRIL 2015 Time of service is: 15:30 hrs Location of service is: Coychurch Crematorium, Bridg...
by Steven Cole
Wed Apr 01, 2015 8:24 am
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: FRED PICKARD (CWT - CRANBROOK)
Replies: 6
Views: 2102

A Short Message from Fred's Daughter, Louise

Posted on behalf of Louise Albosh I just wanted to pass on a belated thank you for the lovely flowers that Dave Rumens arranged for Dad's funeral. They we're very much appreciated. It was also lovely to be supported by several of Dad's former colleagues at the funeral and in particular by Colin who...
by Steven Cole
Tue Mar 31, 2015 5:34 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: SYD MURPHY (WT - BRIDGEND)
Replies: 2
Views: 1176

SYD MURPHY (WT - BRIDGEND)

Posted on behalf of Paddy Kelly It is with deep regret that I learned yesterday, Monday 30th March 2015, of the passing of Sydney Murphy. I am not fully aware of all of Syd's service details. I know he served in the Army during the War, which resulted in his being badly wounded in one leg. I think ...
by Steven Cole
Mon Feb 23, 2015 8:20 am
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: FRED PICKARD (CWT - CRANBROOK)
Replies: 6
Views: 2102

Hastings Electronics & Radio Club Obituary

Fred Pickard (G3KNI) 1930-2015

An obituary from John Heys G3BDQ
by Steven Cole
Sun Feb 15, 2015 8:44 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: FRED PICKARD (CWT - CRANBROOK)
Replies: 6
Views: 2102

Funeral Date & Time

The funeral of Fred Pickard will be at 11:00hrs on Tuesday 3rd March 2015 at Hastings Crematorium. Those who knew Fred and would like to pay their respects are welcome to attend the service. The crematorium address is:

The Ridge, Hastings, TN34 2AE Tel: 01424-451057

Website
by Steven Cole
Fri Feb 13, 2015 9:29 am
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: FRED PICKARD (CWT - CRANBROOK)
Replies: 6
Views: 2102

FRED PICKARD (CWT - CRANBROOK)

It is with regret to announce Eddie Mole notified me that Fred Pickard died on Wednesday 11th February 2015. Funeral details will be posted to this forum when information is forthcoming. On a personal note whenever our paths crossed Fred was always very approachable, knowledgeable, helpful and had a...
by Steven Cole
Fri Dec 12, 2014 5:03 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: JIM WOODMANSEY (DEPUTY DIRECTOR FIELD SERVICES)
Replies: 1
Views: 1355

JIM WOODMANSEY (DEPUTY DIRECTOR FIELD SERVICES)

It is with regret to announce the death of Jimmy Woodmansey who died peacefully in his sleep on the 8th of August 2014 after a stroke the previous October. He was 88 and had been married to his wife Dorothy for 66 years. No other details are known at the time of this posting. It is thought his deep ...
by Steven Cole
Tue Oct 14, 2014 4:50 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: DAVID WATTS (CWT - HEADQUARTERS)
Replies: 0
Views: 1858

DAVID WATTS (CWT - HEADQUARTERS)

Posted on behalf of Peter Bridgeman I have just been informed of the death of David Watts aged 78 in Colchester hospital on 7th October 2014. Dave was transferred to the Directorate from the Directorate of Radio Technology in the early 1980’s and was assigned as a CWT working in R & D section at he...
by Steven Cole
Fri Jul 25, 2014 11:00 am
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: FREDRICK (FRED) WILLIAM CATTERALL (AREA MANAGER)
Replies: 4
Views: 2356

FREDRICK (FRED) WILLIAM CATTERALL (AREA MANAGER)

It is with regret to announce the death of Fred Catterall who died on Wednesday 12th July 2014 aged 82. His funeral will be held at the Kent & Sussex Crematorium on Wednesday 6th August 2014 at 11:30 hrs. For further details please contact the funeral directors, E.R. Hickmott on 01892-522462 On a pe...
by Steven Cole
Thu Mar 20, 2014 3:42 pm
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: TOMMY HOWE (CARETAKER - MARLEY HILL)
Replies: 0
Views: 1738

TOMMY HOWE (CARETAKER - MARLEY HILL)

From Ron Suddes Please be advised that on 9th March 2014 Tommy Howe, who was a caretaker at Marley Hill for many years, passed peacefully in Leazes Hall Care Home aged 93 years. A local bereavement notice detailed that Tommy leaves a widow (Margaret), two children (Maureen and John) and granddaught...
by Steven Cole
Fri Sep 13, 2013 10:24 am
Forum: Bereavement
Topic: SAM YOUNG (AERIAL RIGGER)
Replies: 0
Views: 2411

SAM YOUNG (AERIAL RIGGER)

Details First Posted in DTELS Miscellany (Obituaries) Section Sam Young was a founder member of the Directorate, having joined the organisation after being seconded from the National Fire Service during World War II. After the war, he went on to supervise the Aerial Rigging Teams and was actively e...
by Steven Cole
Fri Sep 06, 2013 7:53 am
Forum: General
Topic: Northumberland Constabulary Ariel Leader Motorcycle
Replies: 1
Views: 2774

Northumberland Constabulary Ariel Leader Motorcycle

A Request for Information Posted on Behalf of Roy Williscroft I recently acquired a 1962 police motorcycle, registration number WNL866, registered in August 1962 in Morpeth by Northumbria Police. It would have had a police band radio fitted, probably a Cossor? I would really like to find a photo of...
by Steven Cole
Sat Jul 20, 2013 12:41 pm
Forum: General
Topic: London Accommodation
Replies: 2
Views: 1164

Re: London Accommodation

Hi Bob The CSC does have accommodation but I think you have to be a member to stay. You may know otherwise. I believe Chris was looking at alternatives to the CSC, hence his query. I don't know London well enough to know what other club accommodation exists that permit ex-Civil Servants to use. Stev...
by Steven Cole
Sat Jul 20, 2013 7:49 am
Forum: General
Topic: London Accommodation
Replies: 2
Views: 1164

London Accommodation

Posted on behalf of Chris Clarke

I was wondering if anyone knows of any Civil Service Club with accommodation available in London to non military colleagues? I remember staying at the 'Union Jack Club' some years ago but they say Civil Servants do not qualify.