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Dave Purdy worked tirelessly to gain equality for disabled islanders

November 11th, 2011 by Rob Platts

The Bailiff of Guernsey Sir Geoffrey Rowland unveiled a plaque by the ramp to Market Square to commemorate Dave Purdy’s life and acknowledge his tireless work to improve the lives of those living in Guernsey with a disability. Over forty five years ago, on a lovely summer’s day, Dave Purdy decided to go swimming with […]