Robin Sleight, MBE FSMAE. - Updated

Robin Sleight, MBE FSMAE. - Updated

It is with sadness we announce the passing of the BMFA's Honorary Secretary Robin Sleight MBE FSMAE who died on December 1, aged 79. He is pictured (left) with SMAE President, ACM Sir Michael Alcock receiving a framed certificate welcoming him as a Fellow of the Society.

The presentation was made at the BMFA's annual prize giving dinner at the Jury's Inn Hotel, Hinckley on November 19 after the AGM agreed his election to the Fellowship earlier in the day. A full obituary will be published in the first 2017 edition of the BMFA news.

The Funeral will take place at 10.15 am prompt on Wednesday, 21st December, so arrival by 10.00 am is advised.  Venue is Vintners Green Crematorium, Bearsted Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 5LG.  Afterwards at the Hilton Hotel also on Bearsted Road.

It is requested that those wishing to attend please confirm with Robin’s daughter Fiona on or 01732 874900.

No flowers by request, but those wishing to donate may wish to honour Robin’s wishes by donating to the BMFA (for the National Centre Project).  Such donations should be sent to the Funeral Director (Clare Bushell - 01732 842489 / at Viner and Sons Ltd, 54 High Street, West Malling, Kent, ME19 6LU