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A memorial bench for a much-loved school caretaker was unveiled at Elmridge Village retirement home recently. Ernest ‘Rob’ Butcher was the caretaker at Elmbridge Boys School from 1960 until its closure in 1980. The site...

of the former school in Cranleigh now hosts the Elmbridge Village retirement home, so Rob's memorial bench sits on the same piece of land he lived and worked on for those twenty years after accepting the job, Rob moved with his family into a bungalow on the school grounds. CLICK HERE to read the full story on the Surry Comet news website.

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