26 May, 2006
Leonard Wadge – ‘a true gentleman’
Leonard Wadge, honorary life president of wholesaler Bako’s London and south east region died on Thursday, 11 May, 2006.
Mr Wadge was a past chairman and the first life president of London Bakers Buying Association (which became BAKO London). Chairman Stuart Earl said: “His contribution to the company and to the National Association of Master Bakers’ South Eastern Region was enormous. All his colleagues throughout the baking industry will sadly miss him.”He added: “Len was a true gentleman, respected by everyone who had received his help and guidance. His dedication and his personal and polite manner will remain a vivid memory for everyone who knew him.”