Model railway enthusiast is commemorated by his family by being put in his model train

SWNSPublished: March 19, 2018
Published: March 19, 2018

A model railway enthusiast is enjoying his hobby from beyond the grave - after his family put his ashes inside a toy coal truck.

Peter Hurst spent 40 years making a detailed miniature village in his attic and building up a collection 40 model locomotives.

When he died aged 88 in January his sons Simon, 53, and Paul, 58, wanted to honour his lifelong passion.

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