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Jack Hobbs
Jacquetta Hawkes
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John Minton
Judith Weir
L P Hartley
Lionel Rothschild
Louis Smith
Max Stafford-Clark
Michael Pennington
Octavia Hill
Oliver Cromwell
Richard Attenborough
Ronald Norrish
Ronald Searle
Sir George Thomson
Sir Henry Royce
Thomas Clarkson
William Godwin
William Paley
William Stearn

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