Obituaries

It has been very sad that many significant people have passed away of late. Many of these people have shaped the political landscape for those to come. This page of Obituaries serves as a tribute to remember some of the Liberal Democrat family.

Shirley Williams

Shirley Williams

27 July 1930 – 12 April 2021 Shirley with Tony Greaves in 1981 (picture from Tony’s office wall in the ...
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Tony Greaves

Tony Greaves

July 1942- March 2021 “He came down to earth from Yorkshire, with his head on upside down!” This was how ...
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Derek Barrie

Derek Barrie

24 February, 2021 When I was Director of Campaigns & Elections at the 1997 General Election, we employed 7 Campaign ...
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David Shutt

David Shutt

March 1942 - October 2020 Many people will be saddened by the passing away of my 'noble friend' David Shutt ...
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Charles Kennedy

Charles Kennedy

Nov 1959- June 2015 “CK” as he was often known, was one of remarkably few people in politics who would ...
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