Former Axminster Carpets boss dies

The late Simon Dutfield

The late Simon Dutfield - Credit: Archant

Tributes paid to Simon Dutfield, who was 69

The former boss of Axminster Carpets Simon Dutfield has died aged 69.

It is understood he suffered a heart attack at his home on Thursday.

Tributes have been paid to Mr Dutfield who for some years was joint MD of the famous carpets factory with his father, the late Harry Dutfield.

A book of condolence has been opened at the factory.

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