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Peter Winston Harland Edit Profile

Publishing executive

Peter Winston Harland was British publishing executive. Named Campaigning Journalist of the Year, National Press Awards, 1968. Former chairman Amersham & Chesham Bois Choral Society; member Thame (England) Urban District Council, 1962-1965; secretary Chiltern Christian Trust.

Background

Harland, Peter Winston was born on October 19, 1934 in Shipley, England. Son of Lawrence Winston and Rita Doreen (Harrison) Harland.

Education

Bachelor in History with honors, Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge, England, 1956.

Career

Deputy editor, Chatham News, United Kingdom, 1952-1958;sub-editor, Northern Echo, Darlington, United Kingdom, 1958-1960;sub-editor, The Daily Telegraph, Manchester, 1960;sub-editor, Oxford (England) Mail, 1961-1965;editor, Yorkshire Evening Press, York, England, 1965-1966;editor, Telegraph & Argus, Bradford, England, 1967-1973;managing editor, Times Newspapers Ltd., London, 1973-1981;managing director, Bookwatch Ltd., Chesham, England, since 1982. Judge National Press Awards, 1970-1973. National president Guild of Editors, United Kingdom, 1970-1971.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Race and the Press, 1970.

Membership

Former chairman Amersham & Chesham Bois Choral Society. Member Thame (England) Urban District Council, 1962-1965. Secretary Chiltern Christian Trust.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: singing.

Connections

Married Jennifer Sutcliffe, May 6, 1961. Children: Deborah Joy Margaret, David Winston.

father:
Lawrence Winston Harland

mother:
Rita Doreen (Harrison) Harland

spouse:
Jennifer Sutcliffe

children:
Deborah Joy Margaret Harland

David Winston Harland