Tuesday 17 June 1997
Mr Donald Anderson MP, 58; Lord Barber of Tewkesbury, environment consultant, 79; Mr Simon Bowes Lyon, Lord-Lieutenant of Hertfordshire, 65; Sir Michael Caine, former chairman, Booker plc, 70; Mr Nicholas Cook, cricketer, 41; Sir William Dale, legal consultant, 91; Sir Edward Downes, conductor, 73; Dr Sir Patrick Duffy, former MP, 77; Mrs Laura Duncan, Sheriff of Glasgow and Strathkelvin, 50; Sir Patrick Fairweather, former ambassador to Italy and Albania, 61; Sir Stanley Grinstead, former chairman, Reed International, 73; Mr Derek Ibbotson, athlete, 65; Air Chief Marshal Sir Peter Le Cheminant, former Lieutenant Governor of Guernsey, 77; Mr Ken Livingstone MP, 52; Mr Kenneth Loach, television and film director, 61; Mr Hugh MacMahon, MEP, 59; Mr Barry Manilow, singer and composer, 51; Miss Estelle Morris MP, 45; Lt-Col Aidan Sprot, farmer and former Lord- Lieutenant of Tweeddale, 78; Mr Brian Statham, cricketer, 67; Captain Roderick Stirling of Fairburn, Lord-Lieutenant of Ross and Cromarty and Skye and Lochalsh, 65; Sir Maldwyn Thomas, former president, Welsh Liberal Party, 79; Professor Sir Alan Walters, political economist, 71.
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