Category Archives: People

Spare RHS Daffodil Register 2008?

If anyone has an RHS Daffodil register they no longer require please contact Society judge Zara Evans who would love to replace hers. Please contact Zara at  

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Peter Barr – The Daffodil King in Tooting

An interesting project to celebrate Peter Barr is taking place in Tooting. Anyone interested in getting involved with this project should contact Geoff Simmonds.  My name is Geoff Simmons and I organise a ‘community history’ project in Tooting, south London … Continue reading

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Mid Southern Group – New Chairman

The Mid Southern Group is pleased to announce that Stafford Salt has agreed to take over as Chairman of the Daffodil Society – Mid Southern Group. His contact details are as follows: Mr Stafford Salt 46 Syke Ings Richings Park … Continue reading

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Funeral arrangements for the late Ian Johnson

The funeral will be held on Thursday 17 January 2019 at the church of St Mary and St Radegund, Postling, Near Folkstone Kent CT21 4EX. Family flowers only please.

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The Late Vic Coe – Obituary

Victor William Coe 05.06.1931 – 20.11.2018 He spent his childhood in the Suffolk countryside growing up against the backdrop of WW2, with his sister Hilda and brothers Jim and George. National Service saw him move to the city as an … Continue reading

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The late Ian Johnson

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Ian Johnson. Ian was a great daffodil grower and a very successful exhibitor. He enjoyed the camaraderie of the daffodil world and was a keen competitor but always with … Continue reading

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Funeral arrangements for Mr Vic Coe

Thanks to Alex Burke for the following information The Funeral of Vic will take place at BREAKSPEAR  CREMATORIUM  RUISLIP ON MONDAY 10TH DECEMBER AT 12-45 and then after at the BARN HOTEL HA4 6JB (nr Ruislip underground station) DIRECTIONS TO … Continue reading

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The Late Vic Coe

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Vic Coe, a Vice President of The Daffodil Society. Vic has, until relatively recently, been the Chairman of the DS Mid-Southern group, he is an experienced and long standing … Continue reading

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The late Mr Ken Bacon

It is with sadness that we hear of the death of Mr Ken Bacon on 7 June 2018. His funeral is being held on July 2 at St Mary’s church, Church Avenue, Sutton in Ashfield, Nottingham NG17 2EB at 12 … Continue reading

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Society Vice Presidents – Congratulations

At the Daffodil Society AGM in March 2018, two long-standing and well respected members became Vice Presidents. The citation for their awards is printed below Citation for Len Olive In recognition of his outstanding contribution to our Society and the … Continue reading

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