John Gipson

We are sorry to report that John G. Gipson of Meldreth died on 18th June at the age of 93. John had a prolific ringing career, ringing 3015 peals, of which no fewer than 1669 were at Meldreth, where he was instrumental in the augmentation to eight in 1968, hanging the two new trebles himself. Funeral arrangements to follow when known.

A Service of Thanksgiving will be held on Tuesday 25 July 2017 at 2:30pm at Holy Trinity Church, Meldreth. All welcome.

Donations in lieu of flowers can be sent c/o Peasgood and Skeates Funeral Directors, 45 Moorfield Road, Duxford CB22 4PP for Holy Trinity Church, Meldreth and Ely Diocesan Association of Church Bellringers.