Ashford District News

Cynthia Gee

Cynthia Gee of Benenden sadly passed away recently at the age of 92 after several years of residential care with dementia.  Over many years in the sixties, she took a succession of Benenden School girls to be taught ringing at Benenden Church by the late Jack Brown, then tower captain; and although Read more…

Ashford District News

Owen Webster

Sadly Owen Webster, one time Rolvenden ringer who moved to Essex and became a member of the Waltham Abbey band, passed away on Friday 27th July following a hard-fought battle with cancer.  In later life he moved back to this part of the world however his health declined to the point Read more…

Ashford District News

Alan Bourne – Update

David Manger has advised the following: Alan’s funeral will take place on Tuesday 8th September.  A memorial service will be held at St. Mary’s, Frittenden at 12.00, following a cremation attended by family and close friends.  All are invited to the service which will be preceded by general ringing from 11.00.  Read more…

Ashford District News

Alan Bourne

Alan Bourne, former Tower Captain at Frittenden and Ashford District Ringing Master for many years, sadly passed away last night in Guy’s Hospital after a short battle with a brain tumour.  Funeral details will follow in due course.

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