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Newby, (Percy) Howardlocked

(1918–1997)
  • Siân Nicholas

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Newby, (Percy) Howard (1918–1997), writer and broadcasting administrator, was born on 25 June 1918 at a nursing home in Crowborough, Sussex, the son of Percy Newby, a baker, and his wife, Isabel Clutsom Bryant. The family lived at Lime Street, Nether Stowey, Somerset...

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