Verwood and Three Legged Cross Twinning Association - UK
 "Currently Twinned with Oree d'Anjou in France and
Liederbach in Germany."

Dorothy Curd

Home 1981 Sounding 1984/86  Visits 1987/9  Visits 1990/3 Gmny 2005 to Gmny 2005 Diploma 2007 fm France 2007 Euro Flag 2008 Sign Post 2010 fm France 2011 to France Dog Show 2012 fm Gmny 2013 fm France 2013 to Gmny 2014 Rouen 2014 to France 2015 Bruges 2016 Arboretum 2016 fm France 2017 to Gmny 2018 fm Gmny 2019 fm France Dorothy Curd

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Death of Dorothy Curd in June 2020

We have been informed of the sad news that Dorothy Curd has passed away.

In 1981, a letter was sent from a director of Manitou (Mr Gordon Himsworth) to the Verwood Parish Council, requesting a meeting to discuss a possible twinning between Verwood and Champtoceaux. A meeting was arranged at the Monmouth Ash Public House, at which Mr Himsworth (a Director of Manitou) and four Parish Councillors, R (Ron) V W Curd, L (Leo) Roberts, G (Gordon) J Thorne and F W (Bill) Williams, were present.

Dorothy and her husband Ron were founder members of the Verwood Twinning Association and remained members until age forced them to retire to Exeter, where Ron died in 2018 at the grand old age of 105. He was a Councillor for many years. Dorothy & Ron were also founder members of the Verwood Amateur Dramatic Society

The Picture shows Ron and Dorothy at their Home in Lake Road Verwood in 2005.


 

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