Funeral procession planned for former Richmond landlord

Malcolm Firby.

A funeral procession for a former Richmond landlord will take place next week.

Malcolm Firby, retired farmer and landlord of the Holly Hill Inn, has died aged 85.

A private funeral will take place on March 19.

Ahead of the funeral, the procession will leave Hollies Farm at around 11am, before going passed the Holly Hill pub.

It will then go through Richmond Market Place.

Malcolm’s son Mark said he planned to hold a wake at the pub when covid restrictions allow.