Posts By: Barton & Hallworth

James Louis Carr

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James Carr of Cartmell Avenue, Accrington, passed away peacefully in the Royal Blackburn Hospital, on Tuesday 28th November 2017, aged 82 years. During his life James was a sheet metal worker by trade.  In the spare time of his younger years he took pleasure in going fishing, then in later life loved reading and doing… Read more »

William (Bill) Furness

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William Furness of Lime Avenue, Accrington, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday 26th November 2017, aged 75 years. Known to his family and friends as Bill, he was a familiar face around Accrington. He loved going into town, where he would enjoy a pint.  He always had a smile but liked to keep himself… Read more »

Lancashire Luncheon 2017

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Paul and Sarah held their annual Lancashire Luncheon yesterday in aid of the Accrington & District Blind Society at the Poplar Club in Accrington.  A great afternoon of entertainment and music was enjoyed by all.  Approx £675 was raised on the day. Here’s to next year!  Event will be held on Sunday 25th November, same… Read more »

Geoffrey Beresford Hanson

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Geoffrey Beresford Hanson of Allsprings Drive, Great Harwood, sadly passed away in the East Lancashire Hospice, on Thursday 23rd November 2017, aged 90 years. In his younger years Geoffrey attended the Clitheroe Royal Grammar School, on leaving school he went to work in the family business of animal feed and haulage which at that time… Read more »