DEATH / OBITUARIES :Family and friends are mourning the death of veteran on-course bookmaker John Tovey who recently passed away.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
I’ve heard the sad news that veteran on-course bookmaker John Tovey has passed away. John and wife Hazel were regulars at Westcountry meetings, points and the dogs in the 1980’s, 1990’s and 2000’s. Their son Richard still bets under John’s name at some of the bigger meetings.