Joan Hocquard on her 111th birthday.
|Birth:||29 March 1908|
London, England, UK
|Age:||112 years, 180 days|
Hocquard was born on 29 March 1908 in London, England, and spent some of her youth in Africa. She currently lives in Poole, Dorset, England. She has a partner, Ken, who is 20 years her junior.
Following the death of 111 year-old Hilda Clulow on 24 December 2019, Hocquard became the oldest living female, as well as the joint-oldest living person, in the United Kingdom. She shared this title with Bob Weighton of Alton, Hampshire, England. Following Weighton's death on 28 May 2020, Hocquard became the sole titleholder.
- Oldest in Britain
- 104 years Facebook Post, 26 September 2012
- Oldest living woman in UK Joan Hocquard turns 112 Bournemouth Echo, 29 March 2020
- 112th birthday video report BBC News, 29 March 2020