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Britain's oldest supermarket worker Reg Buttress dies

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Britain's oldest supermarket worker Reg Buttress has passed away at the age of 94 - only a few months after he retired.

He was believed to be Britain's oldest shop worker greeting customers arriving at his Sainsbury's store after working since the age of 13.

Mr Buttress retired on the 22 September - the day of his 94th birthday.

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Reg was a popular figure at the Sainsbury's store in Cwmbran, where customers often stop to have a chat with him if they spot him in the aisles.

Many of them have known him since they were children since coming into the store with their parents.