Sad news indeed. I greatly admired the man and loved his no nonsense approach to problems and irritations.
We all know his signature as:
Not many will know he did ask me for one that went on his Hornby forum account. He was nearly banned because of it.
His last words on this forum are wise and sums up his thoughts about using this forum, mainy because he would have put the answer up before:
bmcecosse wrote:Seek and ye shall find ....