Alison Drake

Castleford, West Yorkshire


Drake Alison (nee Catherall)MBE MA Chair of Castleford Heritage Trust.Passed away at home with Graham and Robert at her side on Thursday 9th May 2019, aged 68 years.In life and death assured of God's love.Beloved wife and mother, much loved sister, sister in law, aunt, friend and colleague to...

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R.I,P.Alison. I've known you for over 50 years. Such a lovely person allm through your life. You have done so much for so many. Will be sadly missed. Thoughts are with Graham and Robert and all your family and friends
Sue Nightingale (nee Noble). Xx

We would like to remember Alison Drake who will be greatly missed by her family, friends and the wider community. Alison was a force of nature. Passionate, articulate, warm, engaging and committed to enabling Castleford be the best it could be. Conversations with Alison were an education and her historical knowledge of the town illuminating. We have worked with Alison for twenty years and have seen first hand the difference she has made to a proud former mining town. We would like to thank...