Passing of Bill Bates

It is with great sadness that we mourn the passing of Bill Bates from the Newcastle Tennis Club Snooker. Bill will be sorely missed both as a gentleman of the game and for his tireless work improving Newcastle Snooker.

Bill’s Funeral will be on Monday 9th of November at 11am – North Chapel, Newcastle Crematorium.

At this stage, due to COVID-19 safety measures, there can only be 24 people inside the Service which is reserved fro family. Friends of Bill wishing to pay their respects can do so outside the Chapel.