Peter Spires

Peter Spires

1948 – 2012

Tributes have been paid to Hartlepool’s Superintendent Registrar Peter Spires who passed away on Sunday 26th February 2012, aged 64 years.

Peter was born in Carlisle and had worked as an RAF Photographer, serving in Germany and Cyprus. He became Hartlepool’s Superintendent Registrar for the former Cleveland County Council in 1985 having previously held a similar role in Cumbria.

It was said that he was a lovely man and cared deeply for others well-being and was instantly liked by all who came into contact with him. He will be sadly missed.

Peter has been laid to rest at Carlisle Woodland Cemetery.

Reproduced from the Hartlepool Mail of Thursday 1st March 2012


By kind permission of the RAF Photographers Association magazine ‘Flashback’