Monday 12 January 1998
Mr Anthony Andrews, actor, 50; Mr Michael Aspel, television presenter, 65; Mr Herbert Barratt, former trade union leader, 93; Lord Boardman, former chairman, National Westminster Bank, 79; Mr Pieter Willem Botha, former president of South Africa, 82; Sir James Bottomley, former diplomat, 78; The Hon Sir Richard Butler, former president, National Farmers' Union, 69; Dame Fiona Caldicott, consultant psychotherapist, 56; Lady Cosgrove QC, a Senator of the College of Justice of Scotland, 51; Miss Stella Cunliffe, statistician, 81; Mr Keith Dawson, former headmaster, Haberdashers' Aske's School, 61; Mr Brendan Foster, former Olympic athlete, 50; Mr Joe Frazier, heavyweight boxer, 54; Baroness Hamwee, solicitor and local councillor, 51; Baroness Hilton of Eggardon, former Head of Training, Metropolitan Police, 62; Miss Anne Howells, opera and concert singer, 57; Sir Anthony McCowan, a former Lord Justice of Appeal, 70; Mr Denys Milne, former managing director, BP Oil, 72; Mr James Mortimer, former general secretary of the Labour Party, 77; The Very Rev Dr John Moses, Dean of St Paul's, 59; Mr Des O'Connor, comedian, singer and television presenter, 66; Miss Luise Rainer, actress and painter, 88; Sir John Rennie, former Commissioner- General, UNRWA, 81; Sir Terence Streeton, former diplomat, 68; Sir Swinton Thomas, a Lord Justice of Appeal, 67.
- 1 Forget 'The Dress': Here are five of the biggest news stories you might have missed
- 2 The black and blue dress: Makers considering a white and gold version
- 3 PornHub turns masturbation into energy in bid to save the planet
- 5 MH370: 'Putin ordered plane to be flown to Kazakhstan space port,' conspiracy theory claims
Boris Nemtsov shot dead: Outspoken Putin critic who had expressed fears for his life is killed near the Kremlin
PornHub turns masturbation into energy in bid to save the planet
Ukraine crisis: Top Chinese diplomat backs Putin, says West should 'abandon zero-sum mentality'
White and gold or blue and black – what colour is the dress? An eyewitness gives a definitive answer
Saudi Muslim cleric claims the Earth is 'stationary' and the sun rotates around it
New theory could prove how life began and disprove God
Half of Ukip voters say they are prejudiced against people of other races
This is what it's like to be dead, according to a guy who died for a bit
'Cash for access' scandal: Sir Malcolm Rifkind says 'unrealistic' for MPs to live on £67,000 salary
'Jihadi John': CAGE representative storms off Sky News accusing Kay Burley of Islamophobia
Aqsa Mahmood branded a 'disgrace' by her parents after claims she recruited three UK girls flying to Middle East
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