Remembering Tim Parker

Published on: 07 February 2019

Canal Boat

British Marine is sad to announce the death of Tim Parker, ex-chairman of the Association of Pleasure Craft Operators, now known as British Marine Inland Boating.

Tim Parker was a pivotal figure in the hire boat industry. He played a significant role in British Marine’s work during the lead up to the transfer of British Waterways to Trust status under the Canal and River Trust.

He will be sadly missed by all those in the industry who knew him.

His funeral will be held on Thursday 21 February at 11am at Redditch Crematorium, Bordesley Lane, Redditch, Worcestershire, B97 6RR.

Tim's family have requested no flowers, however donations are welcome to The Primrose Hospice via the Thomas Brothers funeral directors in Alvechurch (01214 453422) / 12A Red Lion Street, Alvechurch, Worcestershire, B48 7LF.