We are saddened to announce that Eric Craik passed away on Tuesday. 

Eric was a well know face, great character and top grower and he will be sadly missed by his friends, not only in Scotland, but around the country.  Eric was well known for his amazing leeks, collections large and small & potatoes to name but a few….always in the tickets at the National Championships, Leek Championships and branch championships and won the DT Brown subeto globe beet competition last year too.

Eric will be sadly missed by so many of us.

Funeral Service

Tuesday 23rd April 2019


Loreburn Chapel of Rest  (Jardine's Funeral Directors), 23 Terregles Street, Dumfries, DG2 9AA (access is immediately opposite the car wash, in between houses No. 21 and 25A. There is ample parking at the chapel)

Thereafter, burial at Irongray church, DG2 9RY

We are sad to announce that Brenda Thornton, Bill Thornton's wife, sadly passed away last week.

The arrangements for Brenda's funeral are: 

Tuesday 16th April, 2019 at 1.30 p.m. 

Cheltenham Crematorium

No Flowers, donations to dementia UK. 

Our thoughts are with Brenda’s family at this time.

Written on Thursday 11th April 2019 by Emily Plumb


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