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Martin, (Basil) Kingsley (1897–1969), political journalist and journal editor, was born in Ingestre Street, Hereford, on 28 July 1897, the second of four children of the Congregational minister (David) Basil Martin (1858-1940), and his wife, Alice Charlotte, née Turberville (1867-1934). His father was known locally as a man of the highest integrity who stuck fast to his Christian socialist principles, not least his belief in absolute pacifism. He attracted grudging respect but often harsh criticism, not just from the respectable burghers of ...