Mary Tester

The funeral of long-standing plotholder Mary Tester is due to take place at Barham on Wednesday, December 29 at 2pm, followed by a wake at Betteshanger Bowling Club, Cavell Square.

Mary’s partner, John Chidwick, says anyone who knew her will be welcome at either event.

The hearse will drive past the allotments at about 1.15pm if anyone would like to pay their respects there.