Obituaries

Ernie Ross: Former Dundee West MP's secret Mandela meeting revealed in treasured family photos

1 hour ago   |   The Courier

It was May 5, 1993 and Ernie Ross knew Nelson Mandela would be speaking in London's Westminster Hall.
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Jerry Pinkney: Illustrator who broke the colour barrier in book publishing

14 hours ago   |   The Independent

Known for his intricate watercolour paintings, Pinkney helped empower generations of children with his work
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Ashvale chip shop chain founder John Low dies aged 88

21 hours ago   |   Press and Journal

John Low, the man behind the Ashvale fish and chip empire, has died aged 88.
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Obituary: John Kernahan, former Perthshire Housing Association chief executive and ‘Big Man'

21 hours ago   |   The Courier

Tribute has been paid to former Perthshire Housing Association chief executive John Kernahan , who died suddenly on Thursday October 21 aged 70.
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Obituary: Brian Delaney, artist who illustrated Jackie magazine

1 day ago   |   The Courier

Brian Delaney of Dundee, who illustrated some of the UK's best-selling magazines, has died aged 82.
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Leslie Bricusse: One of Britain's best-loved composers

1 day ago   |   The Independent

Bricusse lent his musical talents to classics such a ‘Goldfinger' and ‘Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory'
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Walter Smith: Sir Alex Ferguson's advice, managing Gazza and his emotional Everton exit

Walter Smith: Sir Alex Ferguson's advice, managing Gazza and his emotional Everton exit

1 day ago   |   The Mirror

WALTER SMITH OBITUARY: The legendary Rangers manager died aged 73 on Tuesday following an illness, He won 21 trophies in two spells at Ibrox, managed Everton and assisted Alex...
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Walter Smith obituary: Former Rangers and Scotland boss was relentless in pursuit of glory

Walter Smith obituary: Former Rangers and Scotland boss was relentless in pursuit of glory

2 days ago   |   Daily Mail

STEPHEN MCGOWAN: He belongs to rich and illustrious lineage of Scottish coaches including his great friends Jock Stein, Sir Alex Ferguson, Jim McLean and Graeme Souness.
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Obituary: Simon Leather

Obituary: Simon Leather

2 days ago   |   British Ecological Society

Simon's long and diverse publication record is testament to his standing in ecology and entomology, and he was admired by all for his dedication to the teaching and...
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Hubert Germain: Last member of elite French resistance fighters

2 days ago   |   The Independent

After fleeing the country in 1940, Germain became part of Charles de Gaulle's Free French Forces
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