The Brixham Ace Blog

We will keep you up-to-date on all the goings-on at Brixham Ace. Please feel free to comment on any articles, and don't forget to like us on Facebook

  • Home
    Home This is where you can find all the blog posts throughout the site.
  • Categories
    Categories Displays a list of categories from this blog.
  • Tags
    Tags Displays a list of tags that have been used in the blog.
  • Bloggers
    Bloggers Search for your favorite blogger from this site.
  • Team Blogs
    Team Blogs Find your favorite team blogs here.
  • Login

In Loving Memory of Bruce Coles

Posted by on in In Loving Memory of
  • Font size: Larger Smaller
  • Hits: 136
  • 0 Comments
  • Subscribe to this entry
  • Print

10 February 1966 to 5 June 2018

.

Bruce attended Churston Grammar School and became a Marine Engineer. Sadly, however, whilst working in France, he stopped to help at the scene of a road accident and was badly injured by a passing car.

He thankfully survived and with his mother Maggie, they were the first, of eight members, to join the newly formed ACE charity in Brixham in 1989.

Despite suffering brain injuries, a paralysed arm and being in a wheelchair, Bruce was always cheerful and a very popular member of ACE.

He enjoyed pottery and Sports Mobility. He skilfully created items from clay and he loved competing in indoor games. Bruce and mum were always on opposite sides where they enjoyed each other’s ups and downs. There was a very close bond between them.

Bruce is deeply missed by us all. 

Bruce and mum Maggi

0

Comments

  • No comments made yet. Be the first to submit a comment

Leave your comment

Guest Tuesday, 16 October 2018