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Jean Drinkwater

BMJ 2011; 342 doi: (Published 14 February 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;342:d1029
  1. Andrew Drinkwater

Former Brierfield doctor Jean Drinkwater has died suddenly, aged 85. She was a well-known figure in the town, where she ran a popular general practice with her late husband, Peter (obituary, BMJ 2001;322:367, doi: 10.1136/bmj.322.7282.367) for more than 30 years.

Known as Dr Jean and Dr Peter, they ran their general practice first from their home in Burnley Road, then later at a purpose built health centre in Arthur Street. As well as running the day to day of the medical services, …

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