Friday 18 August 1995
Professor Roy Acheson, Emeritus Professor of Community Medicine, Cambridge University, 74; Mr Brian Aldiss, science fiction writer, 70; Sir Bryan Askew, former chairman, Yorkshire Regional Health Authority, 65; Dame Josephine Barnes, gynaecologist, 83; Dr Ray Bettley, dermatologist, 86; Mr James Birrell, former chief executive, Halifax Building Society, 62; M Marcel Carne, film director, 86; Mr Godfrey Evans, cricketer, 75; Mr Robert Horton, chairman, Railtrack, 56; Dame Moura Lympany, concert pianist, 79; Sir John Mason, president, University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST), 72; Mr Hugh Peppiatt, chairman, Moorfields Eye Hospital, 65; Sir David Pitblado, former Comptroller and Auditor-General, 83; Mr Roman Polanski, film director, 62; Sir Humphrey Potts, High Court judge, 64; Mr Robert Redford, actor, 58; M Alain Robbe-Grillet, novelist and film director, 73; Mr Willie Rushton, broadcaster, 58; Mr Patrick Shovelton, vice-chairman, Maersk Co, 76; General Bramwell H. Tillsley, General of the Salvation Army, 64; Mr Caspar Weinberger, former US Secretary of Defence, 78; Mr Charles Wilson, managing director, Mirror Group Newspapers, 60; Professor John Wilson, Emeritus Professor of Economics and Commerce, Hull University, 79; Miss Shelley Winters, actress, 73.
- 1 This 'woman calls police to order pizza' story isn't going where you're expecting
- 2 Axe wielding man shot dead after attacking four New York policemen on busy street
- 3 Watch what happened when food critics were unknowingly served McDonald's
- 4 Jimmy Carr's Oscar Pistorius joke goes a bit too far at the Q Awards
- 5 Ottawa shootings: Bruce MacKinnon's cartoon is the perfect tribute to soldier Nathan Cirillo
Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
Thousands with degenerative conditions classified as 'fit to work in future' – despite no possibility of improvement
Attacks on 'Ukip Calypso' show how skewed people’s priorities are
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