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Keith Woodward – RIP

Jackie Harcup has informed me that another ex handler, Keith Woodward crossed the bar this morning. Although not a member, I am sure all who knew him would like to be informed. He had been suffering with cancer. No further … Continue reading

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Passing In Parade March 13th.

Guys, We have once again been invited to attend the Passing In Parade for new AH 3s at Culdrose on 13th March. All member’s and families are welcome to attend. Please contact me by e mail if you would like … Continue reading

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Frank Slack Memorial Page

Please see below a link to Franks memorial page. This is for the family. If you would like to add comments, please do so. Frank Slack Memorial page Courtesy Stan Smith.  

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Frank Slack – RIP (Funeral Arrangements)

Stan Smith has just informed me that Frank Crossed the Bar on Monday 2nd Feb. Frank served in the branch 1965 -1971, and has been a member of the association since 1988. Our condolences go out to Susan and family. … Continue reading

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Jamie Bauld – RIP “UPDATE”

Jamie Bauld RIP More sad news I afraid. Jamie Bauld crossed the Bar early this morning, after suffering the last few years from prostate cancer. Jimmy served in the branch, mostly as an Aircrew diver, from 1959-1982. he was also … Continue reading

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Baz “Buzz” Bates – RIP

I have just received the news from Gail, that Buzz Crossed the Bar last evening after suffering a massive heart attack. Buzz served in the Branch from 1966 – 1985. RIP More details as I receive them. I was on … Continue reading

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Paul (Toose) Laverty – RIP (Funeral Update)

Gentlemen I am sorry to say that Toose lost his battle with cancer last night. He fought all the way to the end. RIP mate you will be greatly missed. Toose will be cremated 1030 Thursday 8th January at Saltwell … Continue reading

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Friends of Ron Marston

Guys Ronnie has asked me to pass on to you, that he is unwell. He has terminal cancer and that the prognosis is 6-12 months. Sounds harsh, but, he wanted me to let you all know. He is happy to … Continue reading

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Pope’s Message

Just read on facebook, the pope said in a message given in St Peters square ” all animals are welcome in heaven ” that’s good news for a lot of chockheads I remember serving with !!!!

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Christmas Drinks!

Gentlemen, to anyone that was planning to join the N.E Chockheads for our planned Xmas drinks, venue change to “The Mile Castle” {Wetherspoons} 1200 Monday 15-12 and NOT at Wetherspoons, Gateshead. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

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