Hundreds at memorial service

Edwin Boorman
Hundreds mourn the death of newspaper man Edwin Boorman Photo:

Hundreds of people paid tribute today to one of the giants of the Kent business world - Edwin Boorman. Mr Boorman, who was the President of the Kent Messenger Group, died recently following a short illness. He was seventy-six years old.

Friends and colleagues attended a memorial service in which he was described as a man who was passionate about community life in Kent and a tireless worker for charity. Derek Johnson reports.