The Galley Club


This article was written on 19 Jan 2020, and is filed under Uncategorized.

Leonard Chave R.I.P.

With great sadness we report that a much-loved Life Member of The Galley Club has passed away, aged 88 years.

A longterm member of The Galley Club and the Wynkyn de Worde Society, Leonard died on Friday, 17 January 2020.

Len was an active member of The Galley Club for many years , and although he had been unable to attend meetings for some time, he still took an interest in the club. His wife, Maureen, says she’s sure there are many members who will remember him. His memoirs on The Galley Club can be read here and one the website

Leonard’s funeral will be held at St Peter’s Church, Petersham, at 12 noon on 12th February and if anyone would like to attend they will be very welcome.

Leonard and Maureen

Leonard and Maureen in the garden at Stationers’ Hall, July 2018. Photo courtesy of Colin Dunn of Wynkyn de Worde Society.





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