Who's who April 27 - May 3
THURSDAY APRIL 27 Deaths: Peter Wright, ex-MI5 spy and author of Spycatcher, 1995. FRIDAY APRIL 28 Deaths: Benito Mussolini, Italian dictator, 1945; Sir Alf Ramsey, manager of England s 1996 World Cup team, 1999. SATURDAY APRIL 29 Deaths: Alfred Hitchco
THURSDAY APRIL 27
Deaths: Peter Wright, ex-MI5 spy and author of Spycatcher, 1995.
FRIDAY APRIL 28
Deaths: Benito Mussolini, Italian dictator, 1945; Sir Alf Ramsey, manager of England's 1996 World Cup team, 1999.
SATURDAY APRIL 29
Deaths: Alfred Hitchcock, director of Psycho and The Birds, 1980.
- 1 Every household in the UK to get £400 to help with rising energy bills
- 2 Family of patient who died from drug overdose speak out after inquest
- 3 Explained: What the cost of living support package means for you
- 4 MP visits Royston lab to learn about local success story
- 5 Stevenage's Lister Hospital changes maternity visiting guidance
- 6 Police find body in search for missing 71-year-old Raymond
- 7 Council confirms first monkeypox case in Hertfordshire
- 8 Axing BBC TV news from Cambridge 'a backward step' says MP
- 9 All aboard for Steam at the Hoops festival in Bassingbourn
- 10 North Herts grass verge cutting to be reduced
SUNDAY APRIL 30
Deaths: Edouard Manet, French painter, 1883; Adolf Hitler, Nazi leader, 1945; Eva Braun, Hitler's mistress, 1945; Muddy Waters, blues musician, 1983; Roland Ratzenberger, Formula 1 racing driver, 1994.
MONDAY MAY 1
Deaths: John Dryden, Poet Laureate, 1700; Antonin Dvorak, composer of the New World Symphony, 1904; Joseph Goebbels, Nazi propaganda chief, 1945; Ayrton Senna, Formula 1 racing champion, 1994.
TUESDAY MAY 2
Deaths: Leonardo Da Vinci, Italian artist, 1519; Joseph McCarthy, head of Communist witch-hunts, 1957; J Edgar Hoover, FBI chief, 1972; Oliver Reed, actor, 1999; Ted Rogers, comedian and host of 3-2-1, 2001.
WEDNESDAY MAY 3
Deaths: Hughie Green, presenter of Opportunity Knocks and Double Your Money,1997; Godfrey Evans, England Test cricket wicket-keeper, 1999.