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Archdeacon of York, 1988–99, then Emeritus; broadcaster, writer


MA (Oxon)

Born 22 Nov. 1928; o s of Major and Hon. Mrs M. W. Beaumont; m 1955, Mary Rose Wauchope; one s two d...


OBE 2005

Rector, All Souls Church, Langham Place, 1983–2004; Prebendary of St Paul’s Cathedral, 1988–2005, then Prebendary Emeritus


CBE 1984

Born 11 Jan. 1925; s of John Wesley Bleakley and Sarah Bleakley (née Wylie); m 1949, Winifred Wason (d 2016); three ...


OBE 1994

Born 6 Feb. 1930; s of late Harry and Hetty Blue; died 19 Dec. 2016

former broadcaster and author; Lecturer, Leo Baeck College, 1967–2013; Convener of the Beth Din (Ecclesiastical Court) of the Reform Synagogues of Great Britain, 1971–88...


OBE 2013

Born Liverpool, 28 Aug. 1933; s of late John and Bessie French; m 1957, Kersti Elisabet Molin; three s; died 27 Oct. 2015

writer and broadcaster; Film Critic, The Observer, ...


OBE 1955; MA

Born 9 Aug. 1908; s of late Canon William Joseph House, DD; m 1938, Margaret Neave; two d; died 1 Sept. 2004...


Born 22 Aug. 1920; s of Charles Samuel and Blodwen Jones (née Williams), Penarth, Glam; died 16 June 2002

Bishop of Venezuela, 1976–86; actor in films, television soap operas and commercials, for Venezuelan and international film companies, ...



Born 15 Dec. 1925; d of George Hill, CBE, DSO, MC, and Hilda Hill; m 1957, Leopold Kroll (d 1987); one s three ...


PhD; FBA 2007

Professor of Sociology, London School of Economics and Political Science, London University, 1971–89, then Emeritus


KCVO 1996

Born 10 Sept. 1929; s of late Rev. Michael Ashton Otway Mayne and Sylvia Clementina Lumley Ellis; m 1965, Alison Geraldine McKie; one s one d; died 22 Oct. 2006...


Born 3 June 1924; s of Hugh Gilmour McDonald and Grace Kennedy Hunter; m 1952, Margaret Patricia Watson; one s two d; died 9 Dec. 2015

Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, ...


CB 1979

Born 25 Aug. 1924; s of Basil James and Mabel Violet O’Ferrall, Dublin; m 1952, Joyce Forbes (née Taylor); one s two d; died 23 June 2006...


Born 26 Jan. 1944; m 1969, Christine Davis; two d; died 21 May 2006

Bishop Suffragan of Taunton, since 1998

Kingswood Grammar Sch.; Trinity Coll., Bristol

Local govt service; jt founder and manager, building co., ...


CH 2000; CBE 1995 (OBE 1969)

Born 12 Nov. 1911; e s of Canon William Edward Varah, Vicar of Barton-on-Humber, and Mary (née Atkinson); m 1940, Doris Susan Whanslaw, OBE (...