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Bobby Bell

PostPost by: KevJ+2 » Tue Nov 14, 2017 7:14 pm

Really sad news of the death of Bobby Bell. Very strange accident indeed.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article ... -home.html
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PostPost by: elanfan1 » Tue Nov 14, 2017 7:56 pm

Sad/horrific news indeed - I just hope it really was an accident rather than as a result of illness or an unpleasant diagnosis. I chatted with him a few years ago and he gave freely of his time and was a really nice chap. Sympathies to his wife and family.
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PostPost by: Stevie-Heathie » Wed Nov 15, 2017 6:37 am

Very sad news indeed. My condolences to his family and friends.

Never knew Bobby lived in Shamley Green. By coincidence my wife and I went there for lunch in the Elan last weekend.

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PostPost by: JimE » Tue Dec 19, 2017 8:42 pm

2.30 in the morning!
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