Hon. Joanna Bradshaw1

F, #149421, b. 1968
Last Edited=30 Jun 2005
     Hon. Joanna Bradshaw was born in 1968.1 She is the daughter of William Peter Bradshaw, Baron Bradshaw and Jill Elsie Hayward.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 485. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Melvyn Bragg, Baron Bragg1

M, #149422, b. 6 October 1939
Last Edited=29 Aug 2006
     Melvyn Bragg, Baron Bragg was born on 6 October 1939.1 He is the son of Stanley Bragg and Mary Ethel Parks.1 He married, firstly, Marie-Elisabeth Roche in 1961.1 He married, secondly, Catherine Mary Haste, daughter of Eric Haste, in 1973.1
     He was educated at Nelson-Thomlinson Grammar School, EnglandG.1 He graduated from Wadham College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG, with a Master of Arts (M.A.)1 He wrote the book For Want of a Nail, published 1965.1 He wrote the book The Second Inheritance, published 1966.1 He wrote the book Without a City Wall, published 1968.1 He wrote the book The Hired Man, published 1969.1 He wrote the book A Place in England, published 1970.1 He wrote the book The Nerve, published 1971.1 He wrote the book Josh Lawton, published 1972.1 He wrote the book The Silken Net, published 1974.1 He wrote the book Speak for England, published 1976.1 He wrote the book Mardi Gras, published 1976, a play.1 He wrote the book Orion, published 1977, a play.1 He wrote the book The Christmas Child, published 1977.1 He wrote the book Autumn Manoeuvres, published 1978.1 He wrote the book Kingdom Come, published 1980.1 He wrote the book Love and Glory, published 1983.1 He wrote the book Land of the Lakes, published 1983, later televised.1 He wrote the book The Cumbrian Trilogy, published 1984.1 He wrote the book Laurence Olivier, published 1984.1 He wrote the book The Hired Man, published 1984, a play.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Literature (D.Litt.) by Liverpool University, Liverpool, Lancashire, EnglandG, in 1986.1 He wrote the book The Maid of Buttermere, published 1987.1 He was awarded the Richard Dimbleby Award for Outstanding Contribution for TV in 1987.1 He wrote the book Rich: the Life of Richard Burton, published 1988.1 He was awarded the RTS Gold Medal in 1989.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Literature (D.Litt.) by Lancaster University, Lancaster, Lancashire, EnglandG, in 1990.1 He wrote the book A Time to Dance, published 1990, later televised.1 He was appointed Fellow, Royal Society of Literature (F.R.S.L.)1 He was awarded the BAFTA Award for Debussy (a film with Ken Russell), Olivier (for LWT), and Interview with Denis Potter (for C4).1 He wrote the book Crystal Rooms, published 1992.1 He wrote the book King Lear in New York, published 1992, a play.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by St. Andrews University, St. Andrews, Fife, ScotlandG, in 1993.1 He wrote the book The Seventh Seal: a study of Ingmar Bergman, published 1993.1 He was awarded the Huw Weldon Award for Best Arts Programme in 1994.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Civil Law (D.C.L.) by Northumbria University, EnglandG, in 1994.1 He wrote the book CREDO, published 1996.1 He was Governor in 1997 at London School of Economics, London, EnglandG.1 He wrote the book The Sword and the Miracle, published 1997.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Literature (D.Litt.) by South Bank Polytechnic, London, EnglandG, in 1997.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Science (D.Sc.) by University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, Manchester, Lancashire, EnglandG, in 1998.1 He wrote the book On Giants' Shoulders, published 1998.1 He was created Baron Bragg, of Wigton in the County of Cumbria [U.K. Life Peer] on 19 June 1998.1 He wrote the book The Solder's Return, published 1999.1 He was awarded the Radio Broadcaster of the Year in 1999.1 He was Chancellor in 1999 at Leeds University, Leeds, Yorkshire, West Riding, EnglandG.1 He was awarded the W.H. Smith Literature Award in 2000.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Science (D.Sc.) by Brunel UniversityG, in 2000.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Literature (D.Litt.) by Leeds University, Leeds, Yorkshire, West Riding, EnglandG, in 2000.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Literature (D.Litt.) by Bradford University, Bradford, Yorkshire, EnglandG, in 2000.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Art (D.Art.) by Sunderland University, ScotlandG, in 2001.1 He lived in 2003 at 12 Hampstead Hill Gardens, London, EnglandG.1

Child of Melvyn Bragg, Baron Bragg and Marie-Elisabeth Roche

Children of Melvyn Bragg, Baron Bragg and Catherine Mary Haste




Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 485. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Marie-Elisabeth Roche1

F, #149423, d. 1971
Last Edited=1 Jul 2005
     Marie-Elisabeth Roche married Melvyn Bragg, Baron Bragg, son of Stanley Bragg and Mary Ethel Parks, in 1961.1 She died in 1971.1
     From 1961, her married name became Bragg.1

Child of Marie-Elisabeth Roche and Melvyn Bragg, Baron Bragg

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 485. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Hon. unknown daughter Bragg1

F, #149424
Last Edited=1 Feb 2009
     Hon. unknown daughter Bragg is the daughter of Melvyn Bragg, Baron Bragg and Marie-Elisabeth Roche.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 485. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Catherine Mary Haste1

F, #149425
Last Edited=1 Jul 2005
     Catherine Mary Haste is the daughter of Eric Haste.1 She married Melvyn Bragg, Baron Bragg, son of Stanley Bragg and Mary Ethel Parks, in 1973.1
     From 1973, her married name became Bragg.1 After her marriage, Catherine Mary Haste was styled as Lady Bragg on 19 June 1998.

Children of Catherine Mary Haste and Melvyn Bragg, Baron Bragg

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 485. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Eric Haste1

M, #149426
Last Edited=1 Jul 2005
     Eric Haste lived at Crantock, Almondsbury, Avon, EnglandG.1

Child of Eric Haste

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 485. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Hon. Tom Bragg1

M, #149427, b. 1980
Last Edited=1 Jul 2005
     Hon. Tom Bragg was born in 1980.1 He is the son of Melvyn Bragg, Baron Bragg and Catherine Mary Haste.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 485. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Hon. Alice Bragg1

F, #149428, b. 1977
Last Edited=1 Jul 2005
     Hon. Alice Bragg was born in 1977.1 She is the daughter of Melvyn Bragg, Baron Bragg and Catherine Mary Haste.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 485. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Stanley Bragg1

M, #149429
Last Edited=1 Jul 2005
     Stanley Bragg married Mary Ethel Parks.

Child of Stanley Bragg and Mary Ethel Parks

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 485. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Mary Ethel Parks1

F, #149430
Last Edited=1 Jul 2005
     Mary Ethel Parks married Stanley Bragg.
     Her married name became Bragg.1

Child of Mary Ethel Parks and Stanley Bragg

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 485. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]