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The late Eddie Jarman

It is with sadness that we learn of the death of Eddie Jarman from Wadebridge Cornwall, following a heart attack. Our condolences to his wife and family

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The late Derek Williams

It is with regret that we hear of the death of Derek Williams. Chris Bone from the DS Northern group has written this tribute. It is with great sadness that I have to report the passing away of Derek Williams … Continue reading

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The Late Colin Gilman

It is with sadness that we learn of the death of Colin Gilman on Tuesday 21 July 2020. It is believed that he died of pneumonia after a spell in hospital. Many will remember Colin as a most amiable but … Continue reading

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The late Mike Brook

It is with sadness that we hear of the death of Mike Brook. Mike passed away on Thursday 2 April at Norwich hospital suffering from Covid19. His family have also been infected with the virus and are at various stage … Continue reading

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The late Ron Parsons

We were saddened to hear that Ron Parsons had passed away earlier this month. Many members will remember Ron and his late wife Shirley attending The Daffodil Society show. Beautiful blooms with beautiful Italic labels! Under the present restrictions, the … Continue reading

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Newark Park daffodils

The Society’s editor Camilla Bassett Smith visited Newark Park, a National Trust property in Gloucestershire and sent these lovely photographs.

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Celebrations in Cumbria to celebrate the birth of William Wordsworth

A year of celebration is being planned to mark the 250th anniversary of the birth of William Wordsworth in 2020. Events include talks, poetry readings, presentations, and a big family reunion when the Wordsworth descendants will gather at Rydal Mount … Continue reading

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The Late Lt. Col. A. J. R. Pearson – Funeral Arrangements

John’s Service of Remembrance and Burial will take place on Thursday 2nd January 2020 11.30am at St Peter’s Church, Goldhanger, Maldon, CM9 8AS. Afterwards John’s family would be delighted if you would join them for refreshments at Goldhanger Village Hall, … Continue reading

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The Late Lt. Col. A. J. R. Pearson

It is with great sadness that we learn of the death of John Pearson. John created so many memorable and beautiful daffodils and his bi- coloured flowers still win international acclaim and admiration. With his late wife, Rosemary, he was … Continue reading

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The Late Ron Cox – funeral arrangements

It is with great sadness that we learn of the death of Ron Cox on Sunday 22nd September. Ron was a huge supporter of SEEDS and will be sadly missed. Our sincere condolences to his wife Pam and family. Gill … Continue reading

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