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Hundreds Attend Kathleen Morrison's Funeral

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By Helen Jones |  March 14, 2012 |

Story in the Yorkshire Evening Post 14 March 2012

Moving scenes were witnessed as six white horses pulled a Cinderella style glass carriage containing a white mirrored coffin through the streets of Leeds.

Inspirational Traveller

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By Helen Jones |  March 13, 2012 |

Kathleen MorrisonBy Alison Bellamy in the Yorkshire Evening Post

The death of an “inspirational” woman has left the travelling community heartbroken.

Announcement

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By Helen Jones |  March 6, 2012 |

Kathleen MorrisonWe are sorry to say that Kathleen Lowther Morrison passed away this morning, Tuesday 6th March.

Rest in Peace Kathleen.

Negotiated Stopping – What is it?

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By Helen Jones |  February 27, 2012 |

Remember that irritating advert that claimed the product would “do what it says on the tin”?

The Oxford dictionary says that negotiate means “to try to reach an agreement or compromise by discussion”. So a thing that has been ‘negotiated’ is surely ‘an agreement or compromised reached by discussion’.

Obituary - Mrs Maureen Baker MBE

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By Helen Jones |  February 23, 2012 |

Maureen Baker MBE
Maureen Baker MBE with Kim Moloney (left) and Helen Jones in 2004

I was very sad yesterday to receive a call from Maureen’s daughter, Abigail, to let me know that her mother had died on Saturday last.

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