DODD Alan Avril, Lynne, Claire, Sue and their family would like to thank everyone for the enormous support, love and kindness shown on the recent passing of Alan. For all the cards, letters, flowers and for the words of condolence and shared memories, which have undoubtedly brought much comfort. Special thanks to Bellingham Surgery, The Short Term Support Service Team and The Freeman Hospital for their help and care. Thank you to all at Horsley, Holy Trinity Church and Rev. Sarah Lunn for their support and for a beautiful service. Thanks to Margaret Telfer at The Flower Shed Bellingham and Sally and James Dickinson Funeral Directors for their advice, guidance and for such a wonderful last journey for Alan. Many thanks to Chris Armstrong, Ross Corbett, George Walton, Grant Armstrong, Vicki and Peter Hedley and Rupert Mitford; Lord Redesdale for everything you did for us as a family. To all those from the Rede Valley and beyond who lined the route from Bagraw Farm to Rochester to pay their respects and for all the donations received in aid of Horsley Church, we will be eternally thankful.