Posts By: Barton & Hallworth

Michael (Mick) Fairweather

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Michael Fairweather of Beech Close, Oswaldtwistle, sadly passed away on Tuesday 9th January 2018, aged 70 years. When Mick was young he attended St Celia’s Catholic School in Longridge.  After leaving school his first job was as an Electrician.  He later became a driver and had numerous jobs including driving for Blackburn Corporation as a… Read more »

Kathleen Holden

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Kathleen Holden, formerly of Higher Bold Venture Farm, Oswaldtwistle died peacefully on Sunday 14th January 2018, after a long brave battle against dementia, aged 87 years. In her younger years Kathleen was part of the land army after the war.  She later helped and worked on the family farms in Oswaldtwistle up until her retirement,… Read more »

Henry (Hal) Taylor

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Peacefully in the Royal Blackburn Hospital on Wednesday 10th January 2018, Hal aged 73 years. The proud father of Martin, Graham and Neil and also a treasured grandad. Hal will be very sadly missed by all his loving family and friends. A celebration of life service will be held at 10.00am on Monday 22nd January… Read more »

Dorothy Mary Young

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Dorothy Young of Oswaldtwistle sadly passed away on Wednesday 10th January 2018, aged 82 years. After leaving school she undertook working in an office firstly at Stonebridge Mill then later at the Daisy Dairy at West End, where she stayed for nearly thirty years, she then worked briefly as a solicitor’s secretary in Accrington, before… Read more »