Highbridge fish and chip shop owner Dennis Moore dies
Dennis Moore, the former proprietor of Moore's fish and chip
shop in Church Street, Highbridge has passed away at the age of
Moores fish and chip shop was a Highbridge landmark for three generations
and had been serving up food for residents for 86 years.
worked at Westlands in Weston-super-Mare after leaving school before
taking over the family business when his father passed away in 1963.
The fish and chip business was initially started by Dennis's grandmother
Dennis was born in the property where he spent his life with his
beloved wife Thelma, who passed away in September after a courageous
battle with cancer.
Dennis will be remembered by many for standing on his shop's front
step wearing his straw hat - a familiar sight to passers-by.
His funeral service will take place on Tuesday 6th December at 12
noon at St John's Church in Highbridge.