Memorial Tree

Nicola Martin

(1981-1985, Geography & Geology)

nicola martin plaque

A Flowering Cherry Prunus x subhirtella 'Fukubanana' was dedicated to her memory. Square K11, compartment 24b; tag 4250. Steve Mitchell (1987 Music and Mathematics) coordinated the planting and a ceremony on 27 February 2016 was attended by over sixty people, many of them Keele alumni including James Berriman (1984 Chemistry). A plaque reads "Nicola 'Nickibear' Martin; 17/02/1961 - 19/01/2016; Class of '84; Rock chick, biker, precious gem. A tale of sun-bright smiles forever in our memories".