On hearing about the really sad demise of our lovely Treasurer, Rob Hockey, our members responded with these heartwarming messages:

Sue Webster on behalf of the committee writes: The Club is very grateful for Robin and Janet's contribution to our little club and we will miss Robin very much. We send our condolences to Janet and her family.

Susan Cooper: Such sad news, please give my condolences to his wife and family. Sue.

Robert Walsh: That is so sad, Robin was a true gentleman! He will be so missed. With Kind Regards, Robert.

Judith Berg: Please pass on our condolences to Janet. Words are inadequate at a time like this but our thoughts are with her. Judith & Alan

Mandy Simioni: What sad news. Robin was such a kind and lovely man to be around. WELTOS will miss him greatly. Please pass on our condolences to Janet and family. Richard and Mandy xxx

Dave Hughes: So very sorry to hear this news, sincere condolences to family and friends.

Kay Pennycott: How sad- we didn't know Robin but please do pass on our condolences to Janet. With Best Wishes Kay & Martin.

Kaye Attoe: Could you please post our deepest condolences on the Weltos site. I will post a card directly to Janet. I am so deeply shocked, he was such a lovely chap and Janet and Seb must be beside themselves. I am so very very sad and if there is anything I can do please let me know. Thank you for letting us all know. Deepest Wishes Kaye & Tony xx

Lynn French: What a shock and such sad news. We send our love to Janet at this very difficult time. What a lovely chap Robin was and he will be greatly missed not least by our little club. Lynn & Peter

Sandra Kisby: I am so very sorry to hear this sad news. Please include my condolences with those sent from all Club Members. I do hope, in her own time, that Janet will continue to attend the Club fun events as a very valued member of the WELTOS family. Sandra & Bertie.

Jan Chamberlain: Please pass on our love and condolences to Janet . Robin was a lovely quiet man, who loved his Welshies. Rest In Peace Robin. Jan & Nigel xx

Jenny & Ian Carr: Oh dear, what a shame. We will send a card with our condolences. Jenny & Ian.

Jane Price: I was so very sad and shocked to hear that Robin had passed away. He was such a lovely man and such an asset to WELTOS. Always cheerful and jovial, he worked hard as a Treasurer and in running the raffle at the WELTOS events. He will really be missed! Please pass on my sincere condolences to Janet and tell her that I am thinking of her and Seb during this sad and difficult time. With Love from Jane Price.

Chris Hurley: So sad to hear about Rob. Such a nice man. Our condolences to Janet and family. Chris & Lesley.

Chris Amos: We are so sad to know that we have lost such lovely gentle, man. Robin's smiling face will be missed by all who knew him. I know he loved our club and all the dogs. Our love and condolences go out to Janet and Seb. Chris & Chris.

Paula Pearce: Please can you pass on my condolences to Janet. Thank you. Paula.

Richard & Sue Foreman: We were so very sorry to hear your sad news and wish to express our sincere sympathy to Janet and her family. Robin will be greatly missed at Weltos events. Sue & Richard

Chris & Debbie Murlowski: Please could you pass on our condolences to Janet. Robin sounded a lovely person and we are sorry that we never got to meet him. Thank you. Debbie & Chris.

Brian Robinson: I am so sorry to hear the news about Robin, I hope Janet is bearing up and I send her and the family my best wishes and thoughts during this sad and difficult time. Brian

Peter & Lorraine Thompson: We were so sad to hear the news. Best Wishes to everybody Peter & Lorraine.

Jane Witcomb: I was sorry to read the sad news about Robin. I always found him helpful. My condolences to Janet and family. He will be missed. Jane Witcomb.

Kim Brophy: So very sorry to hear about Robin, such a gentleman who loved his dogs so much. Sending our heartfelt condolences to Janet and Sebby. Love Kim, John, Teddy & Bronnie

Angela & Ian Murray: Thanks for this. However, we have sent our condolences to Janet direct by post. Regards Angela & Ian

David Morgan: So sorry to hear the news of Robin's passing. Only met him a few times but he was always welcoming and of course worked hard for the Club. Kind Regards David & Jan.

Patsy Meecham: Dear Janet, to sum up, it's quite obvious that Rob was a lovely man who was much appreciated by us all at Weltos. Our love and best wishes go to you and may Rob rest in peace.