Barry "Whizzo" Williams

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Post by Old and Slow » Sat Oct 06, 2018 5:30 pm

I read today that Barry Williams passed away on 8th September;
I met him briefly, I think it was at Castle Combe; very cheerful he was, too.
Long may we remember him.

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Post by scimjim » Sat Oct 06, 2018 5:43 pm

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Post by DARK STAR » Mon Oct 08, 2018 6:22 pm

Ah, another one.
A great character of real motor racing, I have many memories of him.
Rest in peace Whizzo.

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Post by BigBobPilot » Mon Oct 08, 2018 6:48 pm

He was an after dinner speaker at a CSCC event a couple of years ago, he was ammusing and lets say, from a less PC age. Had a chat with him later on too. He'd driven all sorts & everything.


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