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Phil Knapp: Challoner

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Phil Knapp passed away peacefully surrounded by his family during the early hours of Wednesday 1st May, at the age of 90. Phil was the founder of Challoner Hall TTC, firstly as a Sunday night session for local children before going on to entering the league. Some GTTA members started their table tennis under Phil’s guidance including, Rob & Chris Lemon, Shaun Robertson, James and Maria Taylor-Woodward, Crispian Knight and Steve Collins and we will always be very grateful (read more for funeral details)

The funeral will take place on Thursday 30th May 2019. Requiem Mass at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Hanham Road, Kingswood, Bristol, BS15 8PX at 1.30pm, Committal at Westerleigh Crematorium, Westerleigh Road, Bristol, BS37 8RF at 3.15pm and mourners welcomed for a light tea to the Grapevine Brasserie, St James Place, Bristol BS16 9JB from 4.00pm.  The family would be grateful for numbers of those intending to join them at the Grapevine, so please do let me know and I can pass it on. Best wishes Maria Hilsdon (T-W)