Wills

Sir Geraint Llewellyn Evans, of Aberaeron, Dyfed, opera singer, left estate valued at pounds 47,794 net.

Julian Stanhope Theodore, 10th Baron Hawke, of Northwich, Cheshire, a former Commissioner of Taxes, Manchester, left estate valued at pounds 609,977 net.

Sir Kenneth Anderson, of London N2, former Comptroller and Accountant-General and Deputy Director-General of the GPO, left estate valued at pounds 477,160 net. He left his sculpture Torso III (Galatea) and his drawing Marble Form 1964, both by Barbara Hepworth, to the Contemporary Arts Society; pounds 5,000 to Wadham College, Oxford; and pounds 1,000 each to the Oxford Society, the Friends of the Tate Gallery, National Arts Collection Fund, National Trust, the Rationalist Press Association, and Hampstead Garden Suburb Fellowship, London NW11.

Peter Richard Legh, fourth Baron Newton, of Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, former Conservative MP for Petersfield, a Government Whip in the Commons and Lords, left estate valued at pounds 3,422,675 net.

Mr Henry Galton Darwin, of London SW7, a former legal adviser at the Foreign Office, left estate valued at pounds 969,485 net.

Brigadier Dame Mary Railton, of Tetbury, Gloucestershire, Director of the WRAC 1954-57, left estate valued at pounds 290,359 net. She left pounds 1,000 each to the ATS and WRAC Benevolent Fund, the Princess Royal Memorial Trust and the Friends of the Elderly and Gentlefolks Help; pounds 500 each to the Girls of the Realm Guild, the National Society for Cancer Relief, St Christopher's Fellowship and RUKBA; pounds 250 to the Pestalozzi Children's Village Trust; and pounds 100 each to Friends of Great Bedwyn Church, Great Bedwyn Tennis Club, the Sheppard Trust for Elderly Gentlewomen, the Lee House Incorporate Homes for Ladies of Limited Means and the Field Lane Foundation.

Mr Leslie Blond, of Frodsham, Cheshire, left estate valued at pounds 1,511,971 net.

Mr Jack Waters, of Welwyn, Hertfordshire, left estate valued at pounds 5,280,171 net.

Mrs Elisabeth Alltree, of London NW8, left estate valued at pounds 2,003,415 net.

Mr Jack Barnett Bickley, of Weybridge, Surrey, left estate valued at pounds 1,243,927 net.

Mrs Mabel Cotterill, of Sheffield, South Yorkshire, left estate valued at pounds 1,118,670 net.

Mrs Gladys Hilda Shaw Porter, of Andover, Hampshire, left estate valued at pounds 1,956,794 net.

Mr George Edward Stone, of Mickleover, Derbyshire, left estate valued at pounds 142,663 net. He left his entire estate equally between the Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton, the Guide Dogs for the Blind Association, the Salvation Army and Barnardo's.

Mr Ernest Smirk, of Ashton on Mersey, Greater Manchester, left estate valued at pounds 181,882 net. He left his entire estate to the RNLI.

Mr Donald Burns, of Taunton, Somerset, left estate valued at pounds 2,456,478 net. He left pounds 2,000 to the Veterans Section of Vivary Golf Club, Taunton, pounds 25,000, some effects and four-fifths of the residue to personal legatees, and one-fifth of the residue equally between the NSPCC, RSPCA, PDSA, British Deaf Association, Barnardo's, RNIB, RNLI and the National Trust for Scotland.

Katrina Karen Ruth Deeley, of Cowley, Oxford, left estate valued at pounds 268,497 net. She left her entire estate equally between the RSPCA and the NSPCC.

Mr John Bradley, of Brinsley, Nottinghamshire, left estate valued at pounds 152,375 net. After personal bequests he left 35 per cent of the residue to the Scottish Mountain Rescue Service, Glencoe Section, for equipment.

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