Farewell to…Hunting personality Noel Pegge

  • Leicestershire hunting veteran Noel Pegge died on 25 January.

    He was 92 and had hunted with the county’s various packs for more than 60 years.

    A highly respected livery owner and horse dealer, Mr Pegge produced top-end hunters from his yard at the Grove Stud, Somerby.

    He was a superb horseman and continued to jump in the hunting field in his 88th year.

    Mr Pegge was pre-deceased by his wife, Grace, in 1994.

    His funeral took place on 13 February.

    This news story was first published in Horse & Hound magazine (14 February 2013)

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