HUGHES E W, 'Bill'. A True Gentleman. Former District Secretary of New Forest District Council. Peacefully in his sleep on Friday 30th August 2019, aged 89 years, in the care of the Macmillian Unit, Christchurch. Bill will be so greatly missed by his wife Jill, son Jonathan, daughter Rebecca, his four grandchildren, Andrea, Simon, Jeremy and Sam, and three great-grandchildren Sarya, Noah & Percy. Funeral Service at Ringwood Parish Church on Monday 23rd September at 12 noon. Family flowers only but donations, if desired, to Macmillan Caring Locally c/o I. N. Newman Ltd, Griffin Mews, 22 High Street, Fordingbridge, SP6 1AX. Tel: 01425 656286.