Vet­eran cel­e­brates 100th birth­day

The Peterborough Evening Telegraph - - NEWS -

A dec­o­rated war vet­eran has cel­e­brated his 100th birth­day with fam­ily and friends. Ge­orge Hock­ney, a res­i­dent at Park House nurs­ing home, at­tended Wood­ston Church of Eng­land School be­fore serv­ing as a Royal Navy en­gi­neer. He earned a num­ber of pres­ti­gious medals, in­clud­ing the British Em­pire Medal. Staff at the nurs­ing home hosted a spe­cial party for Ge­orge. Ac­tiv­i­ties co­or­di­na­tor Tina Fer­rari said: “Ge­orge is a much-loved part of our home and it was won­der­ful to cel­e­brate this very spe­cial day with him.”

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