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Born Jersey 10 Sept. 1950; died 15 Jan. 2017

author and illustrator of children’s books


Born d of J. F. Dalrymple Hay and Ellen Douglas (d of R. H. Johnston Stewart of Physgill), of Dunlop House, Dunlop; m 1903...


OBE 1994

Born 22 Aug. 1934; d of Thomas Mincher Douglas and Dorothy Jones; m 2000, Terence Lancaster (decd); died 20 Aug. 2008

Supervisor of Parliamentary Broadcasting, 1993–99

Parliament Hill Grammar Sch., London...


OBE 1992

Born 25 Aug. 1923; d of Alexander Halliday and Dorothy Eveline Millard; m 1946, Sir Alastair MacTavish Dunnett (d 1998); two ...


Born 1820; d of John Savile Faucit and Mrs Faucit, a contemporary (actress) of the Kembles; m 1851, Sir Theodore Martin, KCB, KCVO; died 31 Oct. 1898

celebrated actress (retired in ...


DBE 1991

Born 25 Jan. 1891; d of David Ffrangcon-Davies, the famous singer, and Annie Frances Rayner; died 27 Jan. 1992


South Hampstead High Sch.; abroad

First London success The Immortal Hour, ...


Born 24 March 1855; 4th d of 9th Earl of Scarborough; m 1st, 1874, Earl Grosvenor (d 1884), e s of 1st Duke of Westminster; one s two ...


Born Gloucester; oc of late William Watson, Edinburgh; m late Prof. James Allen Harker, Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester; two s; died 14 April 1933



Born 18 June 1942; d of Edward and Lily Victoria Goundry; m 1966, Laurence Edward Hutchins (d 2008); two s ; died 8 Nov. 2017...


OBE 2012

writer and illustrator, since 1968


Born Toronto, Canada, 8 April 1893; (family name Smith); mother a character actress; m 1st, Owen Moore (divorced, 1919); 2nd, 1920, Douglas Fairbanks (divorced, ...


CBE 2013; AM 1997

Born 28 Jan. 1946; d of Roy Keith Stock and Sylvia May Stock; m 1976, Gary William Norman; one d; died 29 April 2014

Director, Royal Ballet School, since ...



Born 26 June 1928; d of Herbert Wynn Reeves and Madeline Marion Wynn Reeves (née Brows); m 1st, 1956, Algernon James Riccarton Tudor-Craig (...


Born 1 April 1936; d of Hilda and Charles Whitaker; died 29 July 2013

Director, London Film Festival, 1987–96

Cathays High Sch. for Girls, Cardiff; Kings Norton Grammar Sch. for Girls, Birmingham; Univ. of Warwick (BA Hons)...


CBE 1980

Born 13 June 1910; d of James and Beatrice Hutcheson; m 1940, Ernest R. Whitehouse; three s.; died 23 Nov. 2001

Founder and President Emeritus, National Viewers’ and Listeners’ Association (Hon. General Secretary, ...