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Obituary: Sally Fiber

6:42 pm, Tuesday, 5 September 2017

By Celine Hispiche I first met Sally Fiber in 2012 through our mutual friend Beth Saunders. Both Beth and myself were working on projects about Betty May the Tiger Woman, a bohemian muse who frequented Sally’s family pub ‘The Fitzroy Tavern’, 16 Charlotte Street, in [...]

The underwater polymath

9:16 am, Monday, 22 June 2015

Racing cyclist, jazz musician, author and photographer Leo Zanelli has lived at Holcroft Court in Fitzrovia for 15 years. He was born in 1930 near Kings Cross, to Italian parents (his father was a chef, his mother a waitress). His early childhood was spent at the Angel [...]

Obituary: May Hamilton-Eddy

8:48 pm, Wednesday, 18 June 2014

By Patrick Hamilton-Eddy May Geraldine Hamilton-Eddy was born on 15 May 1919 in Streatham, the daughter of the Revd. Charles Chaloner Lindsey OBE and May Lindsey. Her father had served as an army chaplain throughout World War I and subsequently was appointed vicar of Little [...]

Obituary: Grahame Brownless

7:17 am, Sunday, 14 April 2013

By Linus Rees Grahame John Brownless was Born in Bromley, Kent, and went to Maidstone Grammer School. He took up articles for chartered accounting with Larking & Larking Ltd in Maidstone, and later became a member of the Association of Consulting Actuaries. In 1971 [...]