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  • Deaths: Chandrakant Maganlal Vyas

    On 24 May 2020, Chandrakant Maganlal Vyas MRPharmS, aged 75 years, of County Dublin, Ireland. Mr Vyas registered with the Society in 1974. 

  • Deaths: James Roberts Crawford

    On 12 September 2020, James Roberts Crawford MRPharmS, aged 87 years, of Northwich, Cheshire. Mr Crawford registered with the Society in 1955.   

  • Tribute: Ray Lyon

    By Helena Bird

    We are deeply saddened to share the news that Ray Lyon, recently retired chief pharmacist of Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, has passed away. Ray was a much-loved husband, father, grandfather, mentor, friend and colleague who will be missed enormously.

  • Tribute: Harold James Hart


    Harold was brought up on Canvey Island, Essex. He went to Southend High School for Boys and thence to the Square, from where he graduated with a BPharm. After National Service, he returned to Canvey and completed his practical training with N. Quenby Ltd, who then owned two pharmacies on the island. He remained with them and their successor companies until retirement, mostly managing the pharmacy at 171 Long Road. His former patients remember him as a kind man, who had time for everyone.

  • Deaths: Harold James Hart

    On 20 May 2020, Harold James Hart, aged 85 years, of Canvey Island, Essex. Mr Hart was a former member of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society. 

  • Deaths: Raymond Lyon

    On 26 August 2020, Raymond Lyon MRPharmS, aged 65 years, of Bosham, West Sussex. Mr Lyon registered with the Society in 1977. 

  • Tribute: Angela Mary Fell

    By Robert Calvert, Pamela Calvert

    Angela was always an interesting and entertaining companion. She held firm views on many issues in pharmacy and society, which she would promote forcefully using both English and French to make her point.

  • Deaths: Naveen Prakash Ramdeehul

    On 18 April 2020, Naveen Prakash Ramdeehul MRPharmS, aged 66 years, of Edinburgh. Mr Ramdeehul registered with the Society in 1995. 

  • Tribute: Graeme Millar

    By Donald Cairns

    Others have written eloquently of the many attributes of Graeme Millar, who died suddenly last month. I will, for my part, pay tribute to his contribution to the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences at Robert Gordon University (RGU), Aberdeen.

  • Tribute: Graeme Millar


    It was with great sadness that I learned of the sudden and untimely death of my friend Graeme Millar.

  • Tribute: Graeme Stewart Millar

    By Kenneth Gray

    I first met Graeme and his wife, Fay, at a conference of Scottish pharmacists in North Berwick in 1979. In those days, the Scottish department of the Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain held an annual conference in Scotland, which not only had professional content but was also a place for pharmacists to meet socially with colleagues from across the country.

  • Deaths: Graeme Stewart Millar

    On 31 July 2020, Graeme Stewart Millar FRPharmS, aged 65 years, of Edinburgh. Mr Millar registered with the Society in 1978. 

  • Deaths: Peter Robert Percival Skellett

    On 18 July 2020, Peter Robert Percival Skellett, aged 77 years, of Lincolnshire. Mr Skellett was a former member of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society. 

  • Deaths: Simon Hayre

    On 28 July 2020, Simon Hayre MRPharmS, aged 59 years, of Ipswich, Suffolk. Mr Hayre registered with the Society in 1984. 

  • Deaths: Dale Michael Jackson

    On 17 March 2020, Dr Dale Michael Jackson MRPharmS, aged 75 years, of Diseworth, Derbyshire. Dr Jackson registered with the Society in 1973. 

  • Call for Society Fellowship Nominations

    The Panel of Fellows will be holding their next meeting in November 2020. Nominations for Society Fellowship must be received by the Secretary of the Panel of Fellows by 21 October 2020 to be considered at this meeting.

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