Tuesday 15 September 1998
Prince Henry of Wales, 14; The Rev Professor Peter Ackroyd, Emeritus Professor of Old Testament Studies, London University, 81; Mr Richard Arnell, composer, conductor and film maker, 81; Mr Charles Bone, painter and lecturer, 72; Professor John Russell Brown, professor of theatre, 75; General Eva Burrows, Salvation Army, 69; Mr Jackie Cooper, actor, 76; Mr Thomas Duggin, diplomat, 51; Lord Eden of Winton, former government minister, 73; Professor Brian Fender, chief executive, Higher Education Funding Council for England, 64; Mr Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos, conductor, 65; Dr Richard Gordon, novelist, 77; Lord Harris of Peckham, company chairman, 56; Mr David Lepper MP, 53; Mr William Marsden, ambassador to Argentina, 52; Mr Clive Merrison, actor, 53; Mr Mark Moody-Stuart, chairman, the Shell Transport and Trading Co., 58; Miss Jessye Norman, soprano, 53; Viscount Norwich, architectural writer, 69; Mr Abdul Qadir, Pakistan cricketer, 43; Mr Glen Renfrew, former chief executive of Reuters, 70; Sir Clive Rose, former diplomat, 77; Sir Konrad Schiemann, a Lord Justice of Appeal, 61; Lady Soames (Mary Soames), writer, daughter of Sir Winston Churchill, 76; Mr Oliver Stone, film director, 52; Sir Peter Studd, former Lord Mayor of London, 82; Mr Graham Taylor, manager, Wolverhampton Wanderers FC, 54; Mr James Tidmarsh, Lord-Lieutenant for Bristol, 66; Sir Richard Way, former university principal, 84; Professor Alan Whitehead MP, 48; Sir John Williams, former diplomat, 76; Mr David Willmott, radio presenter and writer, 67.
MusicThe band accidentally called Londoners the C-word
Review: One Direction, Fourmusic
Review: The World of Ice and Firebooks
Film More romcom than S&M
Review: The Imitation Gamefilm
Comedy...to show her mastectomy scars
TVNetflix gets cryptic
TV review A moving film showing kids too busy to enjoy their youth
Books Not even a Man Booker prize could save Richard Flanagan from a nomination
Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 To help fuel their propaganda machine against the poor, our government has now decided to redefine the word 'welfare'
- 2 Woman opens professional cuddling shop – gets 10,000 customers in first week
- 3 Lana Del Rey rape video: Marilyn Manson denies involvement in shocking leaked footage
- 4 Kenya bus attack: Al-Shabaab militants kill 28 non-Muslims who failed to recite Koran
- 5 Largest ever study into the gay gene 'erodes the notion that sexual orientation is a choice'
Lee Evans announces his retirement from comedy on The Jonathan Ross Show
Iggy Azalea responds to Eminem rape lyrics: 'I'm bored of old men threatening young women'
Beyoncé '7/11' music video: Star bounces on bed in low-fi homage to viral video
Angelina Jolie confirms retirement from acting: 'I've never been comfortable on-screen'
Lana Del Rey rape video: Marilyn Manson denies involvement in shocking leaked footage
Rochester by-election: Ukip gains second MP as Tory defector Mark Reckless holds seat
'Beast of Bolsover' Dennis Skinner takes Ukip MP Mark Reckless to task moments after he is sworn in
'Muslims pre-date Columbus in discovering America,' says Turkish president Erdogan
Rochester by-election: Labour MP Emily Thornberry resigns after posting white van and England flags tweet
France 'blocks' Russian sailors from boarding a warship
Former Tory PM Sir John Major says 'we would not have an NHS without migrants'