Wills

Mr Bernard Bresslaw, of Potters Bar, Hertfordshire, the actor, left estate valued at pounds 26,367 net.

Dame Margaret Joyce Bishop, of London SW15, former headmistress of the Godolphin and Latymer School, Hammersmith, left estate valued at pounds 423,516 net. She left pounds 1,500 to the Amy Bull Fund, Leicester.

Sir John McMichael, of Merton, Oxfordshire, the cardiologist, Professor of Medicine and Director of the Royal Postgraduate Medical School, Hammersmith, left estate valued at pounds 310,639 net.

Dr David Manuel Paul, of Edenbridge, Kent, former President of the British Academy of Forensic Sciences, left estate valued at pounds 580,940 net.

Mr William Edward Garrett, of London N6, Labour MP for Wallsend from 1964 to 1992, left estate valued at pounds 56,714 net.

John Durival Kemp, first Viscount Rochdale, of Lingholm, Cumbria, the textile magnate, financier and industrialist, and former chairman of the Cotton Board, left estate valued at pounds 506,076 net.

Edward Henry Harold Ward, seventh Viscount Bangor, , of London SW1, the BBC foreign correspondent, left estate valued at pounds 194,645 net.

Maj-Gen Wilfred George Fryer, of Warminster, Wiltshire, the Army's Chief Engineer Middle East 1954- 57, left estate valued at pounds 186,884 net.

George Roger Alexander Thomas, eighth Earl of Macclesfield, of Watlington, Oxfordshire, left estate valued at pounds 3,942,818 net.

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