Friday 19 January was the funeral of past president Peter Morley at the Basingstoke Crematorium. He had been a resident of Crossways Nursing Home at Up Nately for some time suffering from Alzheimer’s. Peter’s death on Christmas Eve, came only two months after the passing of his wife Muriel.
Peter had been a civil servant all his working life and for twenty years a member of the Basingstoke Male Voice Choir of which one of their recordings was played as the exit music.
The Probus Club was represented by President Dr Nick Waring along with Paul Flint, Fred Locke, David Tivey, Geoff Twine and Jim Wragg.