Sporting world shocked by sudden death of Nigel Cooper

THE SPORTING world has been shocked and saddened to learn of the sudden death of Nigel Cooper at the age of 61.

Nigel was a well-known local cricketer whose clubs included Micklehurst for whom he starred in the Saddleworth League.

He was also a single-figure handicap golfer at Saddleworth Golf Club where he was captain in 2010.

Nigel’s funeral is on Friday, November 11 at 1pm at St James Church, Milnrow, followed by a private committal.

Donations to Dr Kershaw’s Hospice and the British Heart Foundation.

A full to Nigel’s sporting exploits will be in the December edition of the Independent and Correspondent.


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