Authors and Artists

Authors and Artists

William Fiennes (1989)
Best selling author of The Snow Geese and The Music Room. The Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year 2003.

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall (1984)
Celebrity chef, TV personality and author of best-selling cookery books, The River Cottage Cookbook, The River Cottage Year and The River Cottage Meat Book.

Kurt Jackson (1980)
One of Britain's leading artists and sculptors.

Mike Carey (1978)
Writer of comic books, novels and films, including X-Men: Legacy.

Christopher Matthew (1960)
Author and columnist best known for Now We Are Sixty and Diary of a Somebody.

Okot p'Bitek (1960)
Poet, novelist, and social anthropologist. Author of Song of Lawino (1966).

Peter Dale (1960)
Poet and translator

Rev Wilbert Awdry  (1929, deceased 1997)
Creator of the popular and timeless classic, Thomas the Tank Engine.