The Ambler

Amble's Community Newspaper: News & events from Amble in Northumberland – The Kindliest Port.

Remembering Hector Handyside (0)

June 15, 2017 •

John Hector Handyside known widely as ‘ Hector’ to anyone who has even the slightest interest in inshore fishing boats and cobles in particular, passed away peacefully on the 31st May aged 83. From Berwick upon Tweed to the Humber, mention of his name would conjure up visions of skilfully built cobles with beautiful lines […]