Friday 14 May 1999
Miss Francesca Annis, actress, 54; Mr Richard Balfe, MEP, 55; Miss Hazel Blears MP, 43; Mr Chay Blyth, yachtsman, 59; Vice-Admiral Sir Peter Buchanan, 74; Mr Denis Cannan, playwright, 80; Mr Phil Drabble, television commentator, 85; Mr Michael Fallon MP, 47; Baroness Hogg, editor and economist, 53; Mr Peter Kirsten, cricketer, 44; Lord McAlpine of West Green, former director, Sir Robert McAlpine & Sons, 57; Mr Edward Newman, MEP, 46; Canon John Oates, Rector, St Bride's, Fleet Street, 69; Mr Robert A. Parker, water- colour artist, 73; Miss Sian Phillips, actress, 65; Mr David Pugh, theatre producer, 40; Sir Peregrine Rhodes, former diplomat, 74; Sir Adam Ridley, Chairman of Trustees, Equitas Group, 57; Sir Leslie Sharp, former Chief Constable, Strathclyde, 63; Mrs Patricia Turner, former trade union leader, 72; Mr Bob Woolmer, cricketer, 50.
Glastonbury Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend will perform with Paul Weller as their warm-up act
Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 Katie Hopkins gives rare glimpse of sensitive side with heartfelt open letter to her children penned in case she dies from epilepsy
- 2 Rihanna's Met Gala dress took one Chinese woman 2 years to make, was reduced to omelette meme in 2 seconds
- 3 Top Gear: Jodie Kidd, Philip Glenister and Guy Martin 'in advanced talks' to replace Jeremy Clarkson and co
- 4 #JeSuisEd: People share photos of themselves eating awkwardly in solidarity with Labour leader
- 5 Women think Irish men are the sexiest, survey finds
In defence of liberal democracy
General Election 2015: Post-election 'shambles' looms as 70 per cent of voters say SNP 'should not be able to veto UK government policies'
The Rothschild Libel: Why has it taken 200 years for an anti-Semitic slur that emerged from the Battle of Waterloo to be dismissed?
General Election 2015: UK will be 'run for the wealthy and powerful' if Tories retain power, Labour warns
General election live: SNP suspends two members for disrupting Labour rally
General Election 2015: Sturgeon claims Scots 'appalled' by Ed Miliband's refusal to work with SNP