Craig Jones funeral details announced

Team release official statement of Jonesy's funeral

Posted: 12 August 2008
by Visordown News

CRAIG JONES’ funeral will be held at St Mary and All Saints Church, Fotheringhay, Northamptonshire, PE8 5HZ on Monday, August 18th at 1300.

Craig was killed in a crash while racing his Parkalgar Honda at the Brands Hatch ninth round of the World Supersport Championship on Sunday August 3rd.

The funeral is open to the public to pay their respects and say goodbye to Craig, one of Britain’s brightest stars in the motorcycle World Championships.

Flowers are welcome, however, the family asks as an alternative donations should be made to the Association of Air Ambulance Charities – please make cheques payable to the Air Ambulance Association, Unit 14, Wheelbarrow Park Estate, Pattenden Lane, Marden, Kent, TN12 9QJ (please mark the rear of the cheque with Craig Jones).

After the funeral family and friends are welcome to join the Jones and Atkins families from 1430 at The Haycock Hotel, London Road, Wansford, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE8 6JA, to celebrate Craig’s life and achievements.

There will be a memorial in Craig’s home town at Witton Church, Northwich, on August 30th at noon – all welcome.


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my jonesy r.i.p

Posted: 12/08/2008 at 18:39

sad,very sad,thoughts go out to all his family and friends.

Posted: 12/08/2008 at 18:42

all the best to Jonesys, friends and family

a cracking bike racer


Posted: 12/08/2008 at 18:44

One of the few guys I have been watching over the past few years. I am very sad and my thoughts go out to his family. Remembering  that he knew the risks and was doing what he loved to do, will not help you very much right now. But over time will help you come to terms with it.

Best wishes to you all Mr Terry Blackburn


Posted: 13/08/2008 at 17:50

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