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Banham, Sir John and Howard Davis; businessmen, CBI directors, London, May 1992

Bannister, Sir Roger; athlete, physician, Oxford, November 2011

Barlow, Phyllida; sculptor, London, August 2013

Barlow, Phyllida; sculptor, London, January 2016

Barns-Graham, Wilhelmina; painter, St Ives, Cornwall, March 1993

Barry, Sebastian; playwright, novelist, Richmond, Surrey, November 2016

Batten, Sir John Charles; physician, London (Kew), October 2000

Baylis, Trevor; inventor, London (Twickenham), September 2000

Beckett, Sir Terence; businessman, London, November 1993

Bell Burnell, Dame Jocelyn; astrophysicist, Oxford, October 2013

Belohlavek, Jiri; conductor, London, March 2007

Bennett, Franics; publisher, London (Twickenham), April 2001

Bennett, Richard Rodney; composer, London, November 2006

Benton, Michael; palaeontologist, Bristol, October 2015.

Beral, Dame Valerie; epidemiologist, Oxford, December 2011

Berry, June; painter, London, January 2017

Bessborough, Countess (Madeleine Ponsonby); Roche Court, East Winterslow (Wiltshire) September 2005

Beuys, Joseph; artist, London, October 1985

Birch, Dr. John; organist, Chichester (West Sussex), May 2006

Birtwistle, Harrison; composer, London, August 1987

Birtwistle, Harrison; composer, London, March 2012

Birtwistle, Silas; furniture designer, London (Twickenham), March 2010

Black, Sir James; doctor and pharmacologist, London, October 1988

Blackadder, Dame Elizabeth; painter, Edinburgh, September 2011

Blair, Tony; politician, London, October 2005

Blake, Sir Peter; painter, London (Hammersmith), May 2006

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Blanch, Stuart; Lord Blanch; bishop, London, February 1988

Blow, Sandra; painter, London, January 1994

Blumenfeld, Helaine; sculptor, London, October 2016

Blundell, Sir Tom; biochemist, Cambridge, January 2007

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Boonham, Nigel; sculptor, London, June 2007

Boothroyd, Betty; politician, London, December 1994

Borg, Alan; museum director, London, September 1996

Borysiewicz, Sir Leszek; physician, immunologist, London, November 2007

Bottomley, Virginia; politician, London, October 1998

Boulez, Pierre; conductor, London, January 1989.

Bowey, Olwyn; painter, Heyshott (West Sussex), October 2013

Bowling, Frank; painter, London, October 2014.

Bowness, Sir Alan; art historian, London, January 1987

Boyle Family; artists, London, June 2015.

Bragg, Melvyn; author, broadcaster, London, February 1986

Bragg, Mervyn; Lord Bragg, Leeds, June 2000

Branagh, Kenneth; actor, Wakefield Place, W.Sussex, May 2005.

Brandon, Peter; author, geographer, Petworth (West Sussex), October 2006

Brasher, Chris; athlete, businessman, London (Petersham), September 2000

Brendel, Alfred; pianist, Cambridge, June 2012

Brodsky, Joseph; writer, London, October 1987

Brown, Gordon; politician, Brighton, September 1991

Browne, John; Lord Browne of Madingley, businessman, London, June 2016

Bryan, Denise; artist, London, May 2015.

Bryer, David; director of Oxfam, Oxford, February 1996

Bryson, Bill; author, London, March 2009

Burgess, Anthony; novelist, London, May 1986

Burnett, Clare; sculptor and installation artist, London, December 2011

Butler, James; sculptor, Radway (Warwickshire), July 2012

Butler, Sir Robin; civil servant, London, December 1997

Byatt, A.S.; novelist, Twickenham, November 2009