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date: 01 March 2021

Thompson, John Brianlocked

  • Tony Stoller


Thompson, John Brian (1928–2017), journalist, editor, and broadcasting regulator, was born on 8 June 1928 in Bangor, co. Down, the son of John Thompson and his wife, Lilian, née Sutton. He moved with his family to London at the age of eight, when his father, a civil servant with ...

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