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Sue Bates
Sue Bates

Internal News - 14 September 2007

Details of the funeral of Sue Bates (& reception on campus)

A message from the Vice-Chancellor's Office:

The funeral of Sue and Robert Bates will be held at Malvern Priory Church, Church Street, Great Malvern, Worcestershire, WR14 2AY, at 12 noon on Wednesday 19 September 2007.

The family has requested family flowers only but donations can be made to the NSPCC and Leukaemia Research, c/o Holland Funeral Service, 71 Barnard Green Road, Malvern. Telephone: 01684 575343.

Over the last few days the Vice-Chancellor’s Office has received messages of condolence and sympathy from so many of you, that we would like to recognise Sue’s extensive network of friends and colleagues by inviting you to the Wessex House Restaurant for tea and Welsh cakes on Wednesday 10 October at 3.45pm.

Please contact Sarah Revans in the Vice-Chancellor’s Office if you would like to attend. Ext: 6609. Email: S.Revans@bath.ac.uk


Sue and her husband Robert were killed in a motorbike accident whilst on holiday in Spain on 3 September. Sue worked as the PA to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor from November 2005.