News

The most recent news items are posted on the home page, right hand side, and below. The most recent posts in the three categories of “newsletters”, “obituaries” and “member contributions” are listed at the right side of this page.

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Many contributions have been subsumed into the regular Newsletters. The most recent are listed at the right, and earlier newsletters can be found by looking in the newsletter archive using the link at the right.

RECENT NEWS

Arthur Stevens (OM 1925-1931)

Posted on April 2nd, 2018

From: peter stevens [mailto:peterjstevens38@hotmail.co.uk]
Sent: 29 March 2018 14:18
To: Graham Belson
Subject: Sad news

Hi Graham,
Sadly I have to report the death, today, of our eldest member and hon. Vice
President, Arthur James Stevens, born 6/11/1913, at the age of 104 years.
Arthur resided in a care home in Ealing. I have no further information at
present.
Kind regards,
Peter Stevens.

The Old Maidstonian (2018 Spring) no. 25

Posted on April 2nd, 2018

Here is the Spring 2018 issue of the ‘Old Maidstonian’, the OM Society newsletter. Click this link for the PDf file:
OM Newsletter (2018 Spring) No 25

Reverend Canon Brian Hammond (OM 1943-51)

Posted on January 15th, 2018

From “Joanne Hammond” <joanneehammond@hotmail.co.uk>

I am writing to let you know that Brian Hammond died suddenly on 9 January 2018. I’ve attached a notice regarding his funeral which you are welcome to use to let your members know about Brian. [click on the link above for the PDF file]

Best wishes

Joanne Hammond (Mrs)
Brian’s daughter in law

Peter Lawrence (OM 1941-48)

Posted on January 2nd, 2018

Received from Mrs. Ruth Lawrence

Thank you for your Christmas Greetings. I am sorry to have to inform you that my husband, Peter Lawrence, died on 27 November this year. He died of pneumonia in Pembury Hospital. Please let me know if there is any further information that you need for the Old Maidstonians.

With all good wishes