Cpl Derek (Slim) Sivers BEM

Regretably, we have to end the year with the sad news of the passing on 23 rd December of Cpl Derek (Slim) Sivers BEM, ex post NCO of 3rd Bn The Royal Sussex Regiment and 3rd Bn The Queen's Regiment. 

His funeral service will take place at 13.00 hours Tuesday 16th January at the Crowborough Community Centre, Pine Grove, Grove, Crowborough  TN6 1HTHis widow Sue and two sons invite all to the funeral service which will be followed by light refreshments in the Community Hall afterwards

Regimental ties and medals welcomed     Flower only from the family please

Donations to COMBAT STRESS may be made through the Funeral directorsTester & Jones, St Johns Rd, Crowborough, Sussex  TN6 2TT   Tel: 01892-611811 to whom further questions should be addressed for further information


Major JDW Reid

The sad death is announced of Major JDW (Jimmy) Reid on 6th December 2017. His funeral will be at St Mary's Church, Silverton near Exeter at 2 pm on 2nd January 2018.
He was a platoon commander with the Buffs in Aden, a company commander with 1 Queen's Own Buffs in Hong Kong and Borneo. and a company commander with 1 Queen's in Londonderry and Berlin.