RICHARD THOMPSON: Dementia is Britain’s biggest killer and something must be done… the cost of care, support and helping people must be a priority
- Surrey chairman Richard Thompson’s father suffered from Alzheimer’s disease
- He admits that the impact the illness had on his family was devastating
- Thompson wants to help prevent other families going through the same pain
I was sitting next to Dad at the Kia Oval, enjoying one of those special days that only a father and son could appreciate.
He turned to me and said: ‘Why are all these people here to watch Surrey?’ I wasn’t sure whether to laugh or cry that Dad didn’t fee