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Service of Thankgiving for Simon Lucas KS 1970-1976

L to R: Robert Forster, Nick Corney, Robert Mason, Alan Mason, Jeremy Wimpress, Mary Wimpress, Alistair Handyside MBE, Paul Kaiser, Andrew Batchelor, Rosie Luscombe (nee Cyphus), Julian Cook, Andy Luscombe, Charlotte Cook (nee Thompson), Mark Broadhead, Uli Bergmann.

Old friends of more than 50 years standing gathered for a Service of Thanksgiving for the life of Simon Lucas (KS 1970-76). The service took place on Thursday 18th May 2023 at St. Andrew's Church in Backwell and was conducted by Reverend Dr. Katy Garner, a former Kingswood parent. The eulogy was given by Jeremy Wimpress (KS 1969-76, Chairman of the Kingswood Association 2009-13). Simon's obituary will appear in next year's Association magazine.

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