Tony Hall, Baron Hall of Birkenhead (Keble) Chief Executive Royal Opera House 2001– Nicholas Kenyon (Balliol) Contr Radio 3 1992–, Dir Proms 1996–2000, Contr Proms, Live Events & TV Classical Music 2000– Anthony Russell-Roberts (New College) Administrative Director of the Royal Ballet 1983– Didgeridoo. Graham Wiggins; Jazz. Bill Ashton
Eric Idle (born 29 March 1943) is an English actor, comedian, musician and writer. Idle was a member of the British surreal comedy group Monty Python and the parody rock band The Rutles, and is the writer of the music and lyrics for the Broadway musical Spamalot (based on Monty Python and the Holy Grail).
Quintin McGarel Hogg, Baron Hailsham of St Marylebone, KG, CH, PC, FRS (9 October 1907 – 12 October 2001), known as the 2nd Viscount Hailsham between 1950 and 1963, at which point he disclaimed his hereditary peerage, was a British barrister and Conservative Party politician who served as Lord Chancellor from 1970 to 1974 and again from 1979 to 1987.
2 April – Tony Hall, Baron Hall of Birkenhead becomes the new Director-General. 5 April – BBC Monitoring moves to Licence Fee funding. 8 July – After eight years, BBC Local Radio returns to Dorset when a breakfast show for the county, as an opt-out from BBC Radio Solent, is launched.
Colours on map indicate the party allegiance of each constituency's MP. This is a list of Members of Parliament (MPs) elected to the House of Commons of the United Kingdom by English constituencies for the Fifty-Eighth Parliament of the United Kingdom (2019–present).
This is a list of Members of Parliament (MPs) elected in the 1979 general election, held on 3 May.This Parliament was dissolved in 1983.. Parliament, which consists of the House of Lords and the elected House of Commons, was convened on Tuesday 15 May 1979 at the Palace of Westminster by Queen Elizabeth II.