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    DAVID AUSTIN SNR. OBE - PRESS PACK

    1926 - 2018It is with great sadness that the Austin family announces the passing of David C. H. Austin Snr OBE VMH, rosarian and founder of David Austin Roses Ltd. David Snr died peacefully at his home in Shropshire on Tuesday 18th December 2018, surrounded by his family. He was 92.


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    That is sad news.
    I brought a seven sisters rose from him for my Nan.
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    He had a good innings, enjoyed what he did for a living and passed peacefully, what more can anyone ask for RIP
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    A perfectionist with his flowers, and his roses are such good quality- even I who don't pay much attention to flowers have a couple of his climbing roses.
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