Obituaries

Kaleb Jaiden Moore

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Kaleb sadly passed away in the Royal Blackburn Hospital after an illness very bravely fought on Monday 13th November 2017, aged 2 years. He loved going out, especially trips to the park with his Mum and Dad and also enjoyed playing and making things with his siblings. He also enjoyed rides in Nana’s car and… Read more »

Theresa Hindle

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Theresa Hindle of Laburnum Drive, Oswaldtwistle passed away peacefully in her home on Saturday 28th October 2017, aged 77 years. Theresa was the daughter of the late Edna and Edwin Blacket.  She grew up in Clayton-Le-Moors and attended St Mary’s RC School.  She then went off to work at Highams sewing room in Accrington, where… Read more »

Dorothy Smith

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Dorothy Smith of Frederick Street, Oswaldtwistle died peacefully at home on Saturday 28th October 2017, aged 79 years. In her younger years Dorothy attended West End School, then moved up to Rhyddings High School, where she became Head Girl.  She then started work at MacFarlane’s, Stonebridge Mill in Oswaldtwistle as a shorthand typist.  After raising… Read more »

Councillor Paul Thompson

Posted by Sarah Barton.

Paul Thompson of Hardman Close, Knuzden, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family after a short illness on Thursday 26th October 2017, aged 68 years. Throughout his life Paul has always been a hard worker and would do anything for anybody.  In 1975 he took the plunge and formed his own company… Read more »