Lest we forget ……….

 

Robert Anderson

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Robert joined the club on 11th October 1993 and passed away during 2001. He toured with us on 4 occasions.

    Geof Armstrong

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    Geof was born on 1st January 1923 and passed away on 5th November 2009 aged 86 years. He joined the club on 29th October 1985 and toured with us on 23 occasions. Was club President in 1997 & 1998, Captain in 1990 & 1991 and served on the management committee from 1990 until 1999. Elected an Honorary Life Vice President of the club at the AGM in November 2005.

      Ken Armstrong

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      Ken was born on 1st January 1923 and passed away on 27th May 2014 aged 91 years. A stalwart of the club having joined us in the spring of 1980. He travelled on tour every year from 1980 until 2014 a total of 35 trips. Was club President in 1989 & 90, Honorary Secretary from 1982 until 1987 and Honorary Treasurer from 1982 until 1986. Served on the management committee from 1982 until 1992. He was elected an Honorary Life Vice President of the club at the AGM in November 1994.

        Tony Bray

        1994 Bray Newquay (1).1Tony was born on 5th November 1937 and passed away on the 20th January 2008 aged 70 years. He joined the club on 11th October 1993 and toured with us on 12 occasions. Was elected Treasurer at the AGM in November 2001 (having taken over at short notice during the year when the incumbent treasurer passed away) and held the position until 2006.

          Peter Clement

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          Peter was born on 3rd September 1937 and passed away on 7th January 2014 aged 76 years. He joined the club on 22nd March 1990 and toured with us on 15 occasions. A willing worker he became club photographer for many years and was largely responsible for producing a wonderful booklet to commemorate our 50th Anniversary in 2005. Became club captain in 2007 and served on the clubs management committee from 2002 until 2009. He was elected an Honorary Life Vice President of the club at the AGM in November 2010.

            Keith Cruise

            Keith first joined the club way back in 1996 and left us when emigrating to Spain in 2003. Upon returning to England Keith again joined (2010) leaving briefly in 2013 before coming back to us in 2016. Keith was born on 14th December 1941 and passed away on 18th February 2018 aged 76. He toured with us on 4 occasions.

              John Edwards

              edwards_006.01John joined the club on 6th February 2014 and made three tours with us prior to passing away on Wednesday 9th August 2017. John died aged 83 years.

                Bill Elford

                 Bill was born on 19th June 1916 and passed away on 3rd May 2014 aged 97 years. He joined the club on 5th October 1988 and travelled on a total of 12 tours. Bill was elected an Honorary Life Vice President of the club at the AGM in November 2008.

                  Phil Evers

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                  Phil joined the club on 8th October 1997 and passed away during 2004. He toured with us on 2 occasions.

                    Harry Gosnell

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                    Harry was born on 17th February 1923 and passed away on 6th October 2009 aged 86 years. He joined the club on 7th September 1982 and toured with us on 25 occasions. Served on the clubs management committee from 1987 until 2000 and was elected an Honorary Life Vice President of the club at the AGM in November 2002.

                      Gerry Hayes

                      Gerry joined the club in November 1991 and resigned due to ill health at the end of 2005. Gerry passed away on 15th March 2017 aged 90 years. He toured with us on 11 occasions.

                        Barry Horsley

                        Barry joined the club in March 2006 and was a member until he passed away on 15th June 2017 aged 72 years. He toured with us on 11 occasions.

                          Keith Howard

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                          Keith joined the club on 11th October 1993 and passed away during 2005?. He toured with us on 11 occasions.

                            Gary Jacobs

                            2009Jacobs.1Gary was born on 6th September 1947 and passed away during 2010 aged 62 years. Although touring with us only the once (in 2010) Gary actually joined the club in 2003 and regularly played for us in 'friendlies' and 'opens'.

                              Derek Johnson

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                              Derek joined the club on 5th October 1988 and passed away during 2005. He was elected on to the clubs management committee at the AGM in November 1995 and served until November 2004. Was club Captain in 1990 and toured with us on 15 occasions.

                                Roger Lucking

                                Roger joined the West Sussex Tourists on 4th March 1999 and passed away on 2nd July 2018 just two days short of his 91st birthday. Affectionately known within the club as 'the very nice man' he toured with us on 9 occasions.

                                  Pat O’Leary

                                  Pat joined the club on 4th March 2004 and left when ill health stopped him actively participating at the end of 2015. Pat toured with us on 8 occasions. he passed away on 16th July 2018 aged 88.

                                    Tony Phillips

                                     OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERATony was born on 10th June 1924 and passed away during 2008 aged 83 years. Tony joined the tourists on 15th May 1991 and travelled on 15 tours.

                                      Brian Pryce

                                      Brian joined the club in March 2004 and resigned due to ill health at the end of 2014. Brian passed away on 20th March 2017 aged 87 years. He toured with us on 8 occasions.

                                        Frank Reed

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                                        Frank was born on 6th September 1919 and passed away in 2013 aged 93 years. Frank joined the club in April 1991 and toured on 12 occasions.

                                          Ken Ridgway

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                                          Ken was born on 21st September 1921 and passed away on 5th November 2015 aged 94 years. He joined the West Sussex Tourists on 29th November 1979 and travelled on 18 tours. Was club President in 1991 and 1992 and served three years as Captain in 1987,8 and 9. He was elected the clubs management committee at the AGM on 31st November 1986 and served until the AGM in November 1998. He was elected an Honorary Life Vice President of the club at the AGM on 27th November 1997. Ken became 'tour champion' in 1994.

                                            Peter Rolfe

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                                            Peter joined the club on 7th September 1982 and passed away during 2001. He was elected to the club committee at the AGM in November 1985 becoming Hon. Treasurer at the following years AGM. He held this role within the club until he passed away in the spring of 2001. Peter toured with the club on 18 occasions.

                                              Bert Sparrow

                                              Bert joined the club in March 1991 and toured regularly until 1999 before moving 'back home' to Suffolk in 2004. He made a total of 9 tours with the club. Bert passed away a few years after returning to Suffolk.

                                                Alan Stewart

                                                Alan joined the club on 22nd February 1994 and was a member until he passed away on 28th December 2017 aged 82. He toured with us on 14 occasions and was a great clubman happily doing any odd jobs and importantly for most of those years being the official club photographer. He was elected an Honorary Life Vice President in November 2014.

                                                  Ken Timms

                                                  Stewart1 110.1 Ken was born on 21st January 1933 and passed away on 24th December 2008 aged 75. Ken travelled with the club on 18 tours. Served as President in 2002,03 & 04, Captain in 1997 & 98 and served on the management committee from 1993 until 2008.

                                                    Charles Walkden

                                                    2015 Walkden.1 Charles joined the club on 5th March 1975 and remained a member until he passed away in early 2001. He toured with us on 23 occasions.

                                                      Brian Wellsted

                                                      OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Brian was born on 9th June 1940 and passed away on 15th November 2007 aged 67 years. He joined the club on 6th October 1987 and travelled on 18 tours. He was club President in 2000 & 01, Captain in 1995 & 96 and served on the management committee from 1992 until 2007. He was elected an Honorary Life Vice President of the club at the AGM in November 2007 just two days before he passed away.