21/05/2024
Norwich, GB 21 C
Researching and reporting on the lives of some really interesting people (RIP)

MARK RAFFLES, aged 100

From ARP warden to ENSA magician, he entertained troops in WW2. He then became a TV and variety star and was the world’s oldest active magician.

EILEEN SHERIDAN, aged 99

She took up cycling late but went on to hold all 21 women’s cycling records simultaneously. Many of her achievements have never been bettered, but she remains largely unknown.