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Acton, 4th Baron, (Richard Gerald Lyon-Dalberg-Acton) (30 July 1941–10 Oct. 2010)  

Born 30 July 1941; s of 3rd Baron Acton, CMG, MBE, TD and Hon. Daphne, o d of 4th Baron Rayleigh, FRS and Lady Mary Hilda, 2nd ...

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Anderson, Julian Anthony, (12 June 1938–3 Dec. 2022), Director General, Country Landowners’ Association, 1990–2000  

Director General, Country Landowners’ Association, 1990–2000

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Antrim, 14th Earl of, (Alexander Randal Mark McDonnell) (3 Feb. 1935–21 July 2021)  

Keeper of Conservation, 1975–95, and Director (formerly Head) of Collection Services, 1990–95, Tate Gallery

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Armstrong of Ilminster, Baron, (Robert Temple Armstrong) (30 March 1927–3 April 2020)  

GCB 1983 (KCB 1978; CB 1974); CVO 1975

Secretary of the Cabinet, 1979–87, and Head of the Home Civil Service, 1983–87 (Joint Head, 1981–83); director of companies

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Ashdown of Norton-Sub-Hamdon, Baron, (Jeremy John Durham Ashdown, (Paddy)) (27 Feb. 1941–22 Dec. 2018)  

GCMG 2006; CH 2015; KBE 2000; PC 1989

High Representative of the International Community and EU Special Representative in Bosnia and Herzegovina, 2002–06

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Baldwin of Bewdley, 4th Earl, (Edward Alfred Alexander Baldwin) (3 Jan. 1938–16 June 2021)  

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Baldwin, Sir Peter (Robert), (10 Nov. 1922–9 May 2010), Permanent Secretary, Department of Transport, 1976–82  

KCB 1977 (CB 1973); MA

Born 10 Nov. 1922; s of Charles Baldwin and Katie Baldwin (née Field); m 1951, Margaret Helen Moar; two s; died 9 May 2010...

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Ballard, Ronald Alfred, (17 Feb. 1925–17 Feb. 2018), Head of Technical Services of the Central Computers and Telecommunications Agency, HM Treasury (formerly Civil Service Department), 1980–85; consultant, 1985–95; voluntary work, Help the Aged, 1989–2007  

Born 17 Feb. 1925; s of Joseph William and Ivy Amy Ballard; m 1948, Eileen Margaret Edwards; one d ; died 17 Feb. 2018

Head of Technical Services of the Central Computers and Telecommunications Agency, HM Treasury (formerly Civil Service Department), 1980–85; consultant, 1985–95; voluntary work, Help the Aged, 1989–2007...

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Barber of Tewkesbury, Baron, (Derek Coates Barber) (17 June 1918–21 Nov. 2017)  

Kt 1984

Born 17 June 1918; s of Thomas Smith-Barber and Elsie Coates; 1st marr. diss. 1981; m 2nd, 1983, Rosemary Jennifer Brougham, o d...

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Bath, 7th Marquess of, (Alexander George Thynn) (6 May 1932–4 April 2020)  

Director: Cheddar Caves, 1956–2010; Longleat Enterprises, 1964–2010

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Belhaven and Stenton, 13th Lord, (Robert Anthony Carmichael Hamilton) (27 Feb. 1927–2 Dec. 2020)  

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Bell, Baron, (Timothy John Leigh Bell) (18 Oct. 1941–25 Aug. 2019)  

Kt 1990

Chairman: Bell Pottinger Private (formerly Lowe Bell, then Bell Pottinger Communications), 1987–2016; Sans Frontières Associates, since 2017

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Berthoud, Sir Martin (Seymour), (20 Aug. 1931–20 Jan. 2022), HM Diplomatic Service, retired  

KCVO 1985; CMG 1985

HM Diplomatic Service, retired

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Bhatia, Baron, (Amirali Alibhai Bhatia) (18 March 1932–12 Jan. 2024)  

OBE 1997

Chairman, Forbes Trust, 1985

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Blease, Baron, (William John Blease) (28 May 1914–16 May 2008)  

Born 28 May 1914; e s of late William and Sarah Blease; m 1939, Sarah Evelyn Caldwell (d 1995); three s one d...

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Boe, Norman Wallace, (30 Aug. 1943–17 March 2020), Deputy Solicitor to Secretary of State for Scotland, 1987–96  

Deputy Solicitor to Secretary of State for Scotland, 1987–96

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Bonsor, Sir Nicholas (Cosmo), (9 Dec. 1942–21 March 2023), DL; mediator  

4th Bt cr 1925

DL; mediator

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Borrie, Baron, (Gordon Johnson Borrie) (13 March 1931–30 Sept. 2016)  

Kt 1982; QC 1986

Born 13 March 1931; s of Stanley Borrie, Solicitor; m 1960, Dorene (d 2010), d of Herbert Toland, Toronto, Canada; no ...

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Borthwick, Kenneth W., (4 Nov. 1915–30 Aug. 2017), JP; DL; Rt Hon. Lord Provost of the City of Edinburgh, 1977–80; Lord Lieutenant of the City and County of Edinburgh, 1977–80  

CBE 1980

Born 4 Nov. 1915; s of Andrew Graham Borthwick; m 1942, Irene Margaret Wilson (d 2009), d of John Graham Wilson, Aberdeen; one ...

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Bossom, Hon. Sir Clive, (4 Feb. 1918–8 March 2017)  

2nd Bt cr 1953

Born 4 Feb. 1918; s of late Baron Bossom (Life Peer); m 1951, Lady Barbara North, sister of 9th Earl of Guilford; three ...