Letters to the editor: Give Dave an OBE

Dave Denton cake and cheers
Dave Denton has been cleaning the windows of Bedford businesses for 67 years.

Dear editor,

Regarding your story about Dave Denton (81-year-old Bedford window cleaner honoured at surprise party)

This chap is an inspiration to the younger generation and has taught them one thing; bloody hard work – which is what they cannot grasp or understand.

Am I being unfair or un-pc? Probably.

l think he deserves an OBE.

l think call me Dave [the mayor] should start the ball rolling for an award as well!

Nick Bowers
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