Remembered

Sad News- Death of Retired PS Kenneth Timms

It is with great sadness that the branch has been informed of the death of retired PS 358 Kenneth Raymond Timms who retired in 1988.  Ken was a traffic officer for a number of years and is survived by his wife Jean. He...[more]

Sad News - Passing of Retired PS Andy Powell

It is with great sadness that the branch has been informed of the death of retired P/S Edward Handel Powell (Andy) 86years, Andy passed away on 9th June 2017 at Danygraig Nursing Home after a long...[more]

Sad News - Passing of Retired Inspector Mike Blizzard

It is with regret that branch has  sadly been informed of the death of retired Inspector Mike Blizzard  he is survived by his wife Elaine children Martin and Kate, grandchildren and great grand...[more]

Sad News - Passing of Retired PC 69 Ron Bailey

It is with sadness that branch has been informed that retired Police Constable 69 Ron BAILEY passed away peacefully at home on Sunday 28th May 2017 after a long illness, which he bore with dignity and good humour. He is survived...[more]

Sad News Death of Retired PC Herschele Graham Gard

It is with great sadness that the Branch has been informed of the death of retired PC 694 Herschele 'Graham' Gard.  Graham joined Newport Borough Police retiring in 1976.  Graham is survived by his wife Coral,...[more]

Death of Retired Ch Supt Robert Catstree

It is with regret that branch informs you of the death of retired Chief Supt Robert Catstree who sadly passed away at home on 9th March,2017, he is survived by his widow Patricia and daughter Susan Lloyd.The funeral will...[more]

Sad News - Passing of Retired DC Peter Tidmarsh

The branch has been informed of the sad news that Peter passed away at the Royal Gwent Hospital on 23rd December 2016. His funeral will take place on Monday 9th January 2017 at 1.30pm at St Marys Church Church Rd Caldicot ....[more]

Sad News - Death of Retired Inspector Kendrew Davies

Gwent Branch sadly informs you of the death of "Ken" our thoughts are with his family and friends at this time.[more]

Sudden Death of Retired PC Steve Rogers

Steve died suddenly of a heart attack and his and his daughters Bethan and Cerys survive him the funeral is at 1pm Wednesday19th October 2015 at Nant Coch Church 68 Fields Park Road, Newport, NP20 5BH, followed by...[more]

Passing Of Howard Williams Retired Supt

It is with sadness that branch has been made aware that retired Superintendent Howard WILLIAMS passed away on 26th September 2016. He is survived by his wife, Christine. His funeral will be at Llanwenarth Baptist Church,...[more]

Sad News - Death of Retired DC Ron Vaughan

Former Dc 596 Ronald George VAUGHAN, who passed away on 31st August, Ron joined the Swansea Police in 1950 following his Military Service 1947-49. He transferred to Newport Borough Police in 1954 where he served until 1979. His...[more]

Sad News

Death of Retired Sgt Clari Marshall[more]

Sad News - Death of Retired Supt Frank Fitzpatrick

It is with great sadness that the Branch has been informed of the death of retired Superintendent John 'Frank' Fitzpatrick. The funeral will take place 1.30pm Monday 25th July at Our Lady and St Michaels's Roman Catholic...[more]

Sad News

Retired PS Owen Pugh [more]

Sad News Passing of Retired WPC Tirion Morgan

It is with great sadness that the branch has been informed of the passing of retired WPC Tirion Morgan on Monday 16th May 2016.  Tirion had fought a long battle with cancer. Our sympathies and thoughts are...[more]

Saddest News - Death of Retired Inspector David Davies

Dave was the Chairman of Gwent Narpo Branch until 2013 when he stood down due to ill-health[more]

Death of Retired Inspector Eric Curtis

It is with great sadness that the Branch has been informed of the death of ex Inspector Henry 'Eric' Curtis.The funeral will take place at 11.15am Thursday 14th April at St David's Church Beaufort Ebbw Vale.  This will be...[more]

Death of retired WPS Joyce Tuckwell

It is with sadness that the branch has been informed of the death of another retired Police Woman WPS 8 , Joyce Tuckwell she  passed away on 7th March 2016. Her funeral will be at Trinity Chapel, Abersychan at 0930...[more]

Doreen Butterworth has died she was the longest retired Police Woman

She served from 1952-1977 and was a member of NARPO,GPP and the International Police Association[more]

Death of Retired Pc Ray Thomas

He transferred from SWC to Gwent when the Rhymney Valley changed boundaries [more]

Death of Retired PC 224 James Higginson

It is with sadness that the branch reports "Jim's" death .He was 92 years of age and served at Tintern and Oakdale and retired in 1968. He leaves a widow, Olive, 3 daughters and 1 son. His funeral will be at 11am on...[more]

Death of Retired Traffic Officer Phil Pritchard

It is with sadness that I the Branch has been informed of the death his death .He leaves a wife, Zelda. His funeral will be at 2.15pm on Tuesday 26th January 2016 at St Teilos Church Mardy, Abergavenny followed by cremation at...[more]

Death of Retired PC Gerald Harrington

It is with deep regret that the branch has been informed of the death of retired PC Gerald Harrington who retired in 1976 he worked in the Photography Dept at Police HQ at the end of his career . Having joined following service...[more]

Death of Retired Inspector Bob(Robert) Hitchings

The branch has received the sad news of the death of retired Inspector Bob Hitchings he knew he was unwell and made arrangements for his funeral . This will take place at Gwent Crematorium Croesyceiliog Cwmbran at 10am on Tuesday...[more]

Death of Retired Det Supt Kenneth Raymond Evans

It is with regret that the branch has been informed of the death of retired Det Supt Kenneth Raymond Evans , more commonly known as Ray. He had been suffering from cancer. He is survived by his wife Jacquelin and his son Paul a...[more]

Sad News - Death of Retired Police Dog Handler Alan Williams

Sadly the branch was informed by retired Detective Des Williams that his brother Alan David Williams  has passed away . He is fondly remembered by many for his sense of humour and hard work and our thoughts  go out...[more]

Sad News of the Death of Retired Superintendant Spencer Fox

It is with regret that the branch was informed of the sad news of the death of retired Supt Spencer Fox following a short illness his funeral is to take place at 10.15am on Monday 20th July 2015 Woodfield Park Funeral Home...[more]

Death of First Female Detective in Gwent Constabulary Sheila Graham

It is with great sadness that the branch has been informed of the death of ex-DC Sheila Graham. Sheila retired in 1987 after 25 years service. Her claim to fame was that she was the first female detective in...[more]

Sad News of the Death of Retired WPC 905 Sarah Smith

It is with sadness that I report that former Police Constable No 5 Sarah SMITH passed away on Friday 29th May at Priory Mount Eveswell in Newport after a long illness.  She served at Pontypool and FCR, HQ before she was...[more]

Death of Retired Chief Inspector Vincent Mudford

It is with great sadness that the branch has been informed of the death of former Chief Inspector Vincent MUDFORD who passed away at St Woolos Hospital Newport on Wednesday 11th March 2015. He retired in July 1978 .His...[more]

Death of Retired DS 567 Gareth Evans

It is with great sadness that the Branch has been informed of the death of former Detective Sergeant 567 Gareth EVANS  who passed away on 7th March 2015 he retired in 1995. His funeral will be held on...[more]

Death of Retired Detective Chief Inspector Alan Watkins

It is with  great sadness that the branch reports the death of retired Det Ch Insp Alan WATKINS  he passed away, on Sunday 15th February 2015 whilst on a trip to Scotland. His wife Linda is also a retired...[more]

Death of Retired Inspector David George Lurvey

It is with deep regret that we inform you of the death of ex Inspector David George William Lurvey. He is survived by his wife Valerie, 4 daughters and I son.David joined Gwent police in 1951 and retired in 1984.The...[more]

Death of Retired Ch Insp William John Williams

Known as John to all in the force[more]

Death of Retired Sgt Alex Smith

It is with great sadness that the Branch has been  informed of the death of ex Sgt Alexander (Alex) Smith. Alex was 87 years and passed away at the Royal Gwent Hospital on Friday 19th Dec. He is survived by his son...[more]

Death of Retired PC 616 Paul Gwyn

Ex Pc 616 Paul GWYN passed away He is survived by his Gill and daughter Dawn he has been living in Tenerife for some time. The funeral is  1pm Tuesday 23rd Dec 2014 at Llanwenarth Baptist...[more]

Sad Passing of Retired SOC PC John Rice Thomas Yates

The branch has been informed that John, who had been living in Spain until very recently , passed away on 18th October after beeing brought home to the UK due to ill health by his family. He is survived by his...[more]

Death of Retired DCC Gordon Jones

The branch has received the sad news of the death of retired DCC Gordon Jones, he was a former Detective Ch/Supt with Gwent Constabulary but retired as DCC of Staffordshire . His daughter Bev has informed us that his funeral will...[more]

Death of Retired Chief Inspector Brinley Pugh

It is with deep regret that the branch informs you of the death of retired Inspector Brinley Pugh . He is survived by his son Tim and daughter Sarah. His funeral will take place at 10.30am at Tovey Bros Undertakers Cardiff Road...[more]

DEATH OF RETIRED INSPECTOR CLIVE WILLIAMS

It is with regret that the branch has been informed of the death of retired Inspector Clive Williams he is survived by his wife Margaret[more]

Retired PC Peter Lewis Prosser

The branch is saddened to hear the news of Peters death. His funeral will take place at 12pm on Thursday 14th August 2014 at Penuel Chapel Harcourt Tce Tredegar then onto Gwent Crematorium Croesyceiliog for 1.30pm[more]

Death of Retired Inspector Lyndon George Gladwyn

It is with regret that we inform the branch of this sad event. He is survived by his wife Sue and our thoughts go to her and his family. Funeral to take place at 2pm on 22nd July 2014 at Penmaen Chapel Oakdale. Onto Gwent...

Death of Retired Inspector Paul Michael Heaton

The branch has been informed that former Inspector Paul Heaton has passed away in Thailand . Paul is survived by his daughter Jane , who will be making arrangements for a memorial service in the UK . We will keep...[more]