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 illness. He retired in 1981,having first served in Newport Borough Police and then Gwent Police on Amalgamation.


Andy is survived by his wife Joyce and daughter Miriam and family. The service will take place at 12noon on Monday 3rd July, 2017 at Langstone Methodist Church, Catsash Road, Langstone, NP 18 2LZ followed by the Gwent Crematorium,( To be attended by immediate family members only)



A wake will be held at Parkway Hotel, Cwmbran, where all are invited. Donations in lieu of flowers to St David's Hospice, c/o Tovey Brothers Undertakers, Cardiff Road, Newport.