His funeral will take place on Thursday March 7 at 11.30am at Weston-super-Mare Crematorium in North Somerset. This is an open service so anyone that wishes to say their final goodbyes are welcome. The address is: Ebdon Road, Worle, Weston-super-Mare BS22 9NY.
The service will be followed by a wake in David’s local village hall, where he used to go for a drink with friends. The address is: Claverham Village Hall, Bishops Road, Claverham, Bristol BS49 4NF.
On February 4, David was named Britain’s Best Housewares Salesperson at The Housewares Innovation Awards 2019 ceremony at the National Conference Centre in Birmingham, organised by www.HousewaresLive.net and Housewares Magazine in partnership with Spring Fair.
His portfolio of brands included Forma House, The DRH Collection, Guzzini, Silverwood, Navigate, JWP, Terraillon, Ladelle and Tramontina.