12 December 2012:
Ron Cooper passed away this morning from complications following
an accident. He was 82. in 1947, at age 17 , Ron was apprenticed
to A. S. Gillott Cycles, London.
In 1967, Ron left A.S. Gillott to build frames under his own name,
and by 1970, he set up a small shop in Honor Oak Park, S. East
London. and continued to make many fine bicycle frames until