The late President (Praefectus) of The Ermine Street Guard,
Peter Connolly, was committed at Peterborough Crematorium on 15th May
2012. The service was very well attended by Peter's relations, friends
and colleagues from the archaeological and academic world. The Ermine
Street Guard had the honour of providing the bearer party for Peter's
Chris Haines, chairman of The Ermine Street Guard, read
the eulogy. Afterwards those present were invited back for refreshments
to "Bookmark" at Spalding - a bookshop/restaurant where Peter
would often go for a coffee and chat to the staff during his latter
The Guard sends it deepest condolences to Barbara and all Peter's family.
Peter was an outstanding President for the Ermine Street Guard and he will be sorely missed by all our members.