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Beaumont of Whitley, Baron, (Rev. Timothy Wentworth Beaumont) (22 Nov. 1928–8 April 2008)  

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...


Bethell, 4th Baron, (Nicholas William Bethell) (19 July 1938–8 Sept. 2007)  

Born 19 July 1938; s of Hon. William Gladstone Bethell (d 1964) (3rd s of 1st Baron), and Ann Margaret Bethell (d...


Cary, Sir Roger Hugh, (8 Jan. 1926–29 Dec. 2011), a consultant to BBC’s Director-General, 1986–2002  

2nd Bt cr 1955

Born 8 Jan. 1926; o s of Sir Robert (Archibald) Cary, 1st Bt, and Hon. Rosamond Mary Curzon (d 1985...


Curtis, Michael Howard, (28 Feb. 1920–3 July 2004), Executive Aide to HH The Aga Khan, 1959–86; Director, Aga Khan Health and Education Services, Geneva, 1985–92; Chairman, Nation Printers and Publishers, Nairobi, Kenya, 1972–77; Director, Nation Newspapers, 1959–94 (Managing Director and Chief Executive, 1959, retired)  

Born 28 Feb. 1920; e s of late Howard and Doris May Curtis; m 1st, 1947, Barbara Winifred Gough (marr. diss. 1961); two s...


Harris of High Cross, Baron cr 1979 (Life Peer), of Tottenham in Greater London, (Ralph Harris) (10 Dec. 1924–19 Oct. 2006)  

Born 10 Dec. 1924; m 1949, Jose Pauline Jeffery; one d (two s decd); died 19 Oct. 2006

Founder President, Institute of Economic Affairs, since 1990 (General Director, 1957–87, Chairman, ...


Healey, Lady, (Edna May Healey) (14 June 1918–21 July 2010)  

Born 14 June 1918; d of Rose and Edward Edmunds; m 1945, Denis Winston Healey (later Baron Healey, CH, MBE, PC); one s two d; died 21 July 2010



Hood, Sir Harold (Joseph), (23 Jan. 1916–5 Sept. 2005), Circulation Director: Universe, 1953–60; Catholic Herald, 1961–87  

2nd Bt cr 1922, of Wimbledon, Co. Surrey; TD

Born 23 Jan. 1916; e s of Sir Joseph Hood, 1st Bt, and Marie Josephine (...


Johnson, Sir Peter (Colpoys Paley), (26 March 1930–24 May 2003), author; publishing consultant  

7th Bt cr 1755, of New York in North America

Born 26 March 1930; s of Sir John Paley Johnson, 6th Bt, MBE, and of Carol, d of late Edmund Haas; ...


Llewellyn, Sir David St Vincent, (Sir Dai), (2 April 1946–13 Jan. 2009), impresario, writer and broadcaster  

4th Bt cr 1922, of Bwllfa, Aberdare, co. Glamorgan

Born 2 April 1946; er s of Sir Harry Llewellyn, 3rd Bt, CBE and Hon. Christine Saumarez, 2nd d of 5th Baron de Saumarez; ...


Rees-Mogg, Baron, (William Rees-Mogg) (14 July 1928–29 Dec. 2012)  

Kt 1981

Born 14 July 1928; s of late Edmund Fletcher Rees-Mogg and Beatrice Rees-Mogg (née Warren), Temple Cloud, Somerset; m 1962, Gillian Shakespeare Morris, ...