It is with deep sadness that we inform the 1940s community that Rod has passed away aged 82 at Highfield Hall Nursing Home on Thursday 27th September 2018.
Rod's funeral service is to be held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Haslingden New Road, Rawtenstall, BB4 6QX (next to St Mary's Chambers) on Wednesday 10th October 2018, 10.30am and then at Accrington Crematorium at 12.20pm.
Family flowers only with donations in lieu to Highfield Hall Nursing Home or Parkinsons UK.
Mourners are welcome to attend in 1940's attire.
Over the years, Rods event calendar has served details of 1940s events that occur up and down the UK and even overseas!. If your a 1940s enthusiast or reenactor, this is the 40s place for you!
A new system update sees a fresh launch to a new and improved Rods events calendar. Built with mobile in mind, you can now use Rods 1940s events on the go, we now have a new fangled app, how modern!.
Browse the calendar, list an event... it's all now very easy & accessible, straight forward with no fuss.
Are you hosting an event, great! add it to the calendar.
Chrome & Microsoft Edge browsers, accept the automatic prompt or click , then click 'Add to homescreen'.
Apple Safari users, look for icons or then click 'Add to homescreen'.
Firefox users, look for then click 'Add to homescreen'.Install takes seconds. You can then launch Rod's Events from your homescreen icons.
Right across the UK, 1940s events take place and recreate the sights and sounds of that golden era. It's a great way to make new friends, escape the modern world and gain a glimpse back in time to a period where community was at the forefront and life moved at a slower pace. From dances, to days out, discover a whole world of dedication to keep the memories of the 1940s alive.event View the calendar