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Obituary: Barry Ditchfield

Barry Ditchfield, a well-known character in the men’s shirt sector for many years, has died.

He worked for a number of companies such as Welch Margetson, Chard, Louis Philippe, Tern and ended his career with Ben Sherman.

His funeral will be held at 3pm on August 9 at The Three Counties Crematorium, Halstead Road, Braintree, Essex CM7 5PB.

The Ditchfield family has requested no mourning dress. Contact funeral directors Daniel Robinson and Sons on 01371 874518 for more details.

Readers' comments (3)

  • Andrew Tompsett

    A wonderful and very upright character who will be much missed in this trade. My father Trevor and I would like to express our sadness at his passing and our thoughts are with the family. A true industry stalwart always with that mischievous glint in his eye! RIP Barry D

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  • Such a nice guy. Such a loss to the industry.

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  • One of the good guys. Such a wonderful bloke to have around to offer guidance and support....thoughts are with Tracey and the rest of the family.

    RIP Ditchers.

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