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W A Dawson (F) Former Council member Bill Dawson died last month at the age of 85. In 1938, Dawson founded his own company Dawson Construction. His son Robin Dawson describes him as 'an original thinker, a canny engineer and a formidable negotiator. Above all he was a great decision maker'.

award of the contract.

Copies of the report are available from Thomas Telford publishing and cost £10.

Contact Thomas Telford (020) 7987 6999.

The South Western association is running a photography competition to celebrate the millennium - 1000 years of civil engineering.

For more information contact Annette Dentith, e-mail:


devon-cc. gov. uk, tel (01392) 383190.

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