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Peter Morley CBE

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15:32 15th September 2013

The club are saddened to announce the passing of Club President Peter Morley, CBE. Peter, 84, died peacefully in his sleep last night at the Princess Royal University Hospital in Bromley.

 

Peter was appointed Chairman during the club's administration in the late nineties and in 2000 was delighted to accept the role of Club President, a position he has held since then.

 

Peter was a tremendous ambassador for the club in various roles over many years including serving a number of years as Chairman of The Vice-Presidents Club  .   

 

Educated at Oundle School , he  left to run his father's drapery business and later qualified in Personnel Management , eventually becoming Personnel Director at Tesco . Peter was awarded the CBE in 1994 for his services to vocational training .

 

Peter took a keen interest in many sports including motor racing, cricket,football and was often seen at Lingfield Park following the horses .

 

He will be sadly missed by all at the club and condolences are sent to wife Paula and daughters Fran and Alex .