Wills

Vice-Admiral Sir Peter William Gretton, of Oxford, a former Lord Commissioner of the Admiralty, Deputy Chief of Naval Staff and Fifth Sea Lord, left estate valued at pounds 611,084 net.

Sir Joseph Donaldson Cantley, of London EC4, a former Judge of the Queen's Bench Division of the High Court, left estate valued at pounds 541,161 net.

Mr Stanley Wareing, of London SW11, former Benchers' Steward and Butler at the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple, left esate valued at pounds 122,307 net. He left his entire estate to form part of the general charitable funds of the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple.

Mrs Norah Vivian Haynes, of Hollingbourne, Kent, left estate valued at pounds 1,549,615 net.

Mr Anthony James Phillips Sellick, of London SE26, left estate valued at pounds 1,662,469 net.

Mrs Dorothy Harriet Martha Curran, of Cyncoed, Cardiff, left estate valued at pounds 2,183,558 net.

Mr Munawar Hussain, of Birmingham, left estate valued at pounds 1,798,098 net.

Mr Joseph Leslie Rigg, of Barrow-in- Furness, Cumbria, left estate valued at pounds 1,160,277 net.

Mr Mervyn Campbell Campbell- Jones, of London SW1, left estate valued at pounds 1,138,251 net.

Mr James Hall Tyrrell, of Wakefield, West Yorkshire, left estate valued at pounds 1,032,603 net.

Miss Rosalind Katherine Drew, of Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, left estate valued at pounds 374,081 net. She left the residue equally between personal legatees, the National Trust, Help the Aged, Guide Dogs for the Blind Association, the National Council for the Single Women.

Miss Muriel Wendy Hall, of London NW3, left estate valued at pounds 788,424 net. After personal bequests of pounds 80,000, the residue was apportioned evenly between the Purcell School, Harrow, and the Bleddfa Trust, Knighton, Powys.

Mr David Theodore Bourne, of Edgbaston, Birmingham, left estate valued at pounds 223,166 net. He left his entire estate to Birmingham University, to buy books, photographs and memorabilia for the library and to fund research and teaching in engineering, medical research, and visits abroad by foreign language students.

Miss Delphina Harriet Mary Burt, of London W1, left estate valued at pounds 4,223,787 net. After leaving personal effects of pounds 24,000, she left pounds 50,000 each to the RNLI, and Royal Star and Garter Home, Richmond; pounds 10,000 each to Brompton Oratory and the Cheshire Foundation; pounds 5,000 each to the Royal British Legion, St Joseph's Hospice, London E8, the Sisters of Nazareth, London W6, and the Little Sisters of the Assumption, London W11; and the residue to the Roman Catholic Bishop of Southwark, 'for the benefit of the Holy Father'.

Start your day with The Independent, sign up for daily news emails
Latest stories from i100
Have you tried new the Independent Digital Edition apps?
SPONSORED FEATURES
Independent Dating
and  

By clicking 'Search' you
are agreeing to our
Terms of Use.

iJobs Job Widget
iJobs People

Recruitment Genius: Human Resources Manager

Negotiable: Recruitment Genius: This company provides global satellite communi...

Austen Lloyd: Practice / HR Manager - Somerset

Excellent Salary: Austen Lloyd: A rare and exciting opportunity for a Practice...

Ashdown Group: HR Executive

£20000 - £23000 per annum + benefits : Ashdown Group: An exciting opportunity...

Tradewind Recruitment: Geography Teacher

£150 - £180 per day: Tradewind Recruitment: A mainstream Secondary school in C...

Day In a Page

A Very British Coup, part two: New novel in pipeline as Jeremy Corbyn's rise inspires sequel

A Very British Coup, part two

New novel in pipeline as Jeremy Corbyn's rise inspires sequel
Philae lander data show comets could have brought 'building blocks of life' to Earth

Philae lander data show comets could have brought 'building blocks of life' to Earth

Icy dust layer holds organic compounds similar to those found in living organisms
What turns someone into a conspiracy theorist? Study to look at why some are more 'receptive' to such theories

What turns someone into a conspiracy theorist?

Study to look at why some are more 'receptive' to such theories
Chinese web dissenters using coded language to dodge censorship filters and vent frustration at government

Are you a 50-center?

Decoding the Chinese web dissenters
The Beatles film Help, released 50 years ago, signalled the birth of the 'metrosexual' man

Help signalled birth of 'metrosexual' man

The Beatles' moptop haircuts and dandified fashion introduced a new style for the modern Englishman, says Martin King
Hollywood's new diet: Has LA stolen New York's crown as the ultimate foodie trend-setter?

Hollywood's new diet trends

Has LA stolen New York's crown as the ultimate foodie trend-setter?
6 best recipe files

6 best recipe files

Get organised like a Bake Off champion and put all your show-stopping recipes in one place
Ashes 2015: Steven Finn goes from being unselectable to simply unplayable

Finn goes from being unselectable to simply unplayable

Middlesex bowler claims Ashes hat-trick of Clarke, Voges and Marsh
Mullah Omar, creator of the Taliban, is dead... for the fourth time

Mullah Omar, creator of the Taliban, is dead... again

I was once told that intelligence services declare their enemies dead to provoke them into popping up their heads and revealing their location, says Robert Fisk
Margaret Attwood on climate change: 'Time is running out for our fragile, Goldilocks planet'

Margaret Atwood on climate change

The author looks back on what she wrote about oil in 2009, and reflects on how the conversation has changed in a mere six years
New Dr Seuss manuscript discovered: What Pet Should I Get? goes on sale this week

New Dr Seuss manuscript discovered

What Pet Should I Get? goes on sale this week
Oculus Rift and the lonely cartoon hedgehog who could become the first ever virtual reality movie star

The cartoon hedgehog leading the way into a whole new reality

Virtual reality is the 'next chapter' of entertainment. Tim Walker gives it a try
Ants have unique ability to switch between individual and collective action, says study

Secrets of ants' teamwork revealed

The insects have an almost unique ability to switch between individual and collective action
Donovan interview: The singer is releasing a greatest hits album to mark his 50th year in folk

Donovan marks his 50th year in folk

The singer tells Nick Duerden about receiving death threats, why the world is 'mentally ill', and how he can write a song about anything, from ecology to crumpets
Let's Race simulator: Ultra-realistic technology recreates thrill of the Formula One circuit

Simulator recreates thrill of F1 circuit

Rory Buckeridge gets behind the wheel and explains how it works