I frequently listen to the UK /MM Net on 14.303MHz daily at 08:00 GMT daily. Due to various reasons, I've not be able to get to the radio
at that time so far this year until the past week or so. Hearing nothing, I emailed Bill/G4FRN, the net controller and this morning got an email
back saying that Bill had died on the 12th February after a very brief and unexpected illness, it was all very sudden.
There's many who must miss his voice while sailing around European waters, and great sadness for his family