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Farewell to Alan Beaumont 25 September 2007

Alan Beaumont worked on the council for more than 30 years and has been a cleaner here for 12 years. He has now decided to retire and we wish him well.

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Prof Lynn Gladden thanked him for his work here and his cheery disposition and presented him with a card signed by all his friends and a small gift.

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