There is little that I can write to ease the sadness when a member dies. However, it may be of some comfort to know that John will live long in the memory of his many friends, colleagues and pupils from Trafford Fencing Club and Stockport Sword Club. Memories which will be largely very happy ones – albeit tinged with great sadness at the present time.
On behalf of all members of the British Academy of Fencing I offer our deepest sympathy and sincere condolences to Ronette and family.
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