Procession of 40 MINIs line Northampton streets to say farewell to campaigner

Dozens of colourful MINIs joined a funeral cortege for a much-loved Northampton fundraiser who lost her life to bowel cancer.

Friday, 18th August 2017, 11:40 am
Updated Tuesday, 12th September 2017, 12:02 pm
Strangers took to the streets to pay farewell to Mini-lover, 'Debs'.

Mini-lover and owner, Deborah James - affectionately known as 'Debs' - passed away on July 27 at Cynthia Spencer Hospice.

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Deborah wished for a MINI convey for her final journey and her brother, Derek, helped to lead the way driving her car from Sixfields to the Towcester Road cemetery.

Debs James.
Debs James.