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Agnew, Jonathan Philip, (born 4 April 1960), DL; cricket correspondent, BBC, since 1991  

MBE 2017

DL; cricket correspondent, BBC, since 1991

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Alliss, Peter, (28 Feb. 1931–5 Dec. 2020), golfer; television commentator; golf course architect; writer  

golfer; television commentator; golf course architect; writer

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Armfield, James Christopher, (21 Sept. 1935–22 Jan. 2018), DL; Technical Consultant, Football Association and Professional Footballers’ Association, since 1994; Sports Commentator, BBC, since 1980  

CBE 2010 (OBE 2000)

Born Denton, Gtr Manchester 21 Sept. 1935; s of Christopher Armfield and Doris Armfield; m 1958, Anne Ashurst; two s ; died...

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Atha, Bernard Peter, (27 Aug. 1928–22 Oct. 2022), Principal Lecturer in Business Studies, Huddersfield Technical College, 1973–90; Lord Mayor, City of Leeds, 2000–01  

CBE 2007 (OBE 1991)

Principal Lecturer in Business Studies, Huddersfield Technical College, 1973–90; Lord Mayor, City of Leeds, 2000–01

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Balfour, Alexander William, (born 26 Feb. 1971), Chief Executive Officer, Digital Brand Services (UK) Ltd, 2017–22; Founder, Generate Digital, since 2021  

Chief Executive Officer, Digital Brand Services (UK) Ltd, 2017–22; Founder, Generate Digital, since 2021

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Barnes, Stuart, (born 22 Nov. 1962), Rugby Union broadcaster, Sky Sports, since 1994; columnist, Sunday Times, since 2005  

Rugby Union broadcaster, Sky Sports, since 1994; columnist, Sunday Times, since 2005

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Barrett, John Edward, (born 17 April 1931), tennis commentator and journalist  

MBE 2007

tennis commentator and journalist

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Beaumont, Sir William Blackledge, (Sir Bill), (born 9 March 1952), DL; Rugby Union footballer, retired; sports broadcaster and writer; Chairman, World Rugby, since 2016  

Kt 2019; CBE 2008 (OBE 1982)

DL; Rugby Union footballer, retired; sports broadcaster and writer; Chairman, World Rugby, since 2016

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Bell, Graham Andrew, (born 4 Jan. 1966), television presenter; Presenter, BBC Ski Sunday, since 2001  

television presenter; Presenter, BBC Ski Sunday, since 2001

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Bird, Harold Dennis, (Dickie), (born 19 April 1933), umpire of first-class cricket, 1970–98, and of Test cricket, 1970–96; foundation Member, Independent International Panel of Umpires, 1993; Founder and Trustee, Dickie Bird Foundation, since 2004  

OBE 2012 (MBE 1986)

umpire of first-class cricket, 1970–98, and of Test cricket, 1970–96; foundation Member, Independent International Panel of Umpires, 1993; Founder and Trustee, Dickie Bird Foundation, since 2004

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Black, Roger Anthony, (born 31 March 1966), former athlete; presenter, BBC Television, since 1998; corporate motivational speaker; Partner, BackleyBlack  

MBE 1992

former athlete; presenter, BBC Television, since 1998; corporate motivational speaker; Partner, BackleyBlack

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Booth, Mrs Bramwell, (Florence Eleanor), (1861–10 June 1957)  

Born Blaina, 1861; d of late Dr Soper, Plymouth; m 1882, (William) Bramwell Booth, CH (d 1929); two s five d; died 10 June 1957...

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Botham, Baron, (Ian Terence Botham) (born 24 Nov. 1955)  

Kt 2007; OBE 1992

broadcaster, commentator and writer

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Boycott, Sir Geoffrey, (born 21 Oct. 1940), cricket commentator  

Kt 2019

cricket commentator

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Brasher, Christopher William, (21 Aug. 1928–28 Feb. 2003), President, London Marathon Ltd, since 1995 (Founder and Chairman, 1981–95); Chairman, Brasher Leisure Ltd, since 1977  

CBE 1996

Born 21 Aug. 1928; s of William Kenneth Brasher, CBE and Katie Howe Brasher; m 1959, Shirley Bloomer; one s two d; died 28 Feb. 2003

President, London Marathon Ltd, since ...

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Brooking, Sir Trevor (David), (born 2 Oct. 1948), football broadcaster, since 1984; Director of Football Development, Football Association, 2004–14  

Kt 2004; CBE 1999 (MBE 1981)

football broadcaster, since 1984; Director of Football Development, Football Association, 2004–14

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Brundle, Martin John, (born 1 June 1959), racing driver; presenter and commentator, Formula One, Sky Sports F1, since 2012  

racing driver; presenter and commentator, Formula One, Sky Sports F1, since 2012

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Butler, Edward Thomas, (8 May 1957–15 Sept. 2022), broadcaster, journalist and writer  

broadcaster, journalist and writer

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Carling, William David Charles, (born 12 Dec. 1965), Rugby football commentator, ITV, since 1997; Leadership Mentor, England Rugby, since 2018  

OBE 1991

Rugby football commentator, ITV, since 1997; Leadership Mentor, England Rugby, since 2018

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Castle, Andrew Nicholas, (born 15 Nov. 1963), lead commentator, BBC Tennis, since 2003; Presenter, LBC Radio  

lead commentator, BBC Tennis, since 2003; Presenter, LBC Radio