Bruce ReynoldsLast Word spoke to Dick Hobbs, Professor of Sociology at the University of Essex.
Born 7 September 1931; died 28 February 2013 aged 81.
Sir Denis Forman
John spoke to his colleague, the World In Action producer Linda McDougall, to Professor Steven Barnett of Westminster University and to Channel 4’s first Chief Executive, Lord Isaacs.
Born 13 October 1917; died 24 February 2013 aged 95.
Last Word spoke to his daughter, Claire Godfrey, to the animator Nick Park and to the Guardian cartoonist Steve Bell.Born 27 May 1921; died 21 February 2013 aged 91.
The French journalist, Agnès Poirier, pays tribute.
Born 20 October 1917; died 26 February 2013 aged 95.
Lady Elspet Gray
John spoke to her husband, Lord Brian Rix, to her friend the actress Honor Blackman and to Brian Baldock of Mencap.
Born 12 April 1929; died 18 February 2013 aged 83.
Radio 4’s obituary programme, marking the lives of significant figures who have died recently,…