A volunteer for 62 years, Woolsthorpe resident John Anscombe celebrates his 80th birthday on Saturday

By Jessica Greenan
December 23 2021 - 11:44pm
BORN TO HELP: Woolsthorpe resident and singer John Anscombe has been volunteering for 62 years and will celebrate his 80th birthday on Christmas day. Picture: Morgan Hancock

'Tis the season for giving and if he didn't already embody it with more than six decades of volunteering, it turns out John Anscombe was also born on Christmas day.



Jessica Greenan


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