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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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RHS Daffodil Show Schedules & Entry Forms

The 2018 RHS daffodil show schedules and entry forms are available to complete on line. Please Click Here for further information If you require a printed copy of the show schedule please contact the Competitions Manager using the details below- Georgina … Continue reading

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The Late Mrs Wendy Akers – Funeral Arrangements

The non-religious funeral service to celebrate the life of Wendy Akers will take place on Friday 25 August 2017 at 2:20pm at Wakefield Crematorium, Standbridge Lane, Wakefield, WF4 3JA. All present are warmly invited by Wendy’s family to join them … Continue reading

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The Late Mrs Wendy Akers

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Wendy Akers on Saturday 5th August 2017. Wendy loved daffodils.  She grew daffodils, showed daffodils, judged daffodils, fell in love with species , enjoying many daffodil hunting expeditions with husband … Continue reading

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The Late Mrs Pam Burr

It is with sadness that we announce the death of Pam Burr, wife of the late Noel Burr. Pam died on Thursday 27th July 2017. Her funeral will be held at Tunbridge Wells crematorium on Wednesday 16 August 2017 at … Continue reading

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