Weston-super-Mare Police Officers 1890


Phil Kidner who died on Thursday 6 January 2022. Retired Chief Inspector.

He leaves a widow Jane and three children.

Funeral is 2.30 pm Friday 28 January 2022 at Weston-super-Mare Crematorium

Date 12/01/22


Keith Rabbitts passed away yesterday, 8 January 2022, after a very short illness.

He retired in 1997 as DS of the District Crime Unit at Radstock, but was better known for his many years as PS 2863 at Shepton Mallet & Glastonbury.

He leaves a widow Sharon and 2 daughters. The funeral is to be strictly family only, with a thanksgiving service at some point in the future.

No personal callers to their house as family are self-isolating.

Date 09/01/22

In Memoriam

PC Jonathan Michael Stapley
Died 29 December 1984, aged 27

PC Peter Leonard Deans
Died 29 December 1984, aged 25

During a car chase their vehicle crashed and both officers were fatally injured.

Roll of Honour

Date 29/12/21

Obituary - UPDATED

Mike SHURMER, 81 years, former PC 792 who died on 22 December 2021. Mike retired from Yeovil in 2000 and leaves a widow Honor.

Date 22/12/21

Obituary - UPDATED

Dave GORHAM, 74 years, former PC 1240 who died on 21 December 2021. Dave retired as community beat officer for Chard in 2000 and leaves a widow Caroline.

Date 22/12/21