Eileen was born in Bedford and educated at Bedford High School for Girls. Leaving with a modest five O-levels, she became a pool typist - which she quickly regretted.
Musician, composer, film-maker, concerned Marlborough resident & much, much more: Alan Grindley has died - aged 72
Alan Grindley, who has died aged 72, was much more than the local Marlborough personality he became. He was a musician, composer, oenophile, bon viveur, film-maker and a lot more.
Those who attended Ramsbury School or St Mary’s School in the 1980s will remember ‘Mrs Devonshire’, an inspiring primary school teacher who loved children and who taught them a love of nature and art and to be creative, curious and independent.
Diana Reynell (1934 - 2017), restorer of Marlborough Mound's mysterious grotto and many others since
Not many people discover their vocation in the fifth decade of their lives, but Diana Reynell, who died on 1 August, aged 83, certainly did.
John Bateson died suddenly on Tuesday, May 16. He was a long-time Modern Languages teacher at Marlborough College - from 1973 to 1997 - and thereafter a familiar figure in the town and supporter of many of its activities.
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