George Addison (65), a progress chaser in TooIroom, Fletch., retired after 31 years of good service. George started in Experimental then moved to progressing Beaufighter parts during the war. Afterwards he was tool chasing for the post-war car models. Later, he worked for Mr Grinham at Banner Lane, and made other moves until he joined the Toolroom in 1960. On behalf of Toolroom personnel, Mr A. C. A. Johnson presented George with a sum of money for a greenhouse, and a bouquet for Mrs Addison.
ARCHIVE: January, 1973