VIDEO: Steyning resident celebrates 100th birthday

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Steyning resident Norman Checkley celebrated his 100th birthday yesterday (Thursday March 21) surrounded by friends and a special guest.

The Deputy Lieutenant of West Sussex Col Richard Putnam, was on hand to give Mr Checkley a card from the Queen.

JPCT 210313 Norman Checkley's 100th birthday.  Deputy Lieutenant of West Sussex Col. Richard Putnam, hands over a card from the Queen accompanied by friends Ada and Reg Mitchell. Photo by Derek Martin

JPCT 210313 Norman Checkley's 100th birthday. Deputy Lieutenant of West Sussex Col. Richard Putnam, hands over a card from the Queen accompanied by friends Ada and Reg Mitchell. Photo by Derek Martin

Mr Checkley served in the RAF during World War II and has had a long association with Steyning, especially the Methodist Church.