25 May Charles Currey
Charles Currey, PoW winner in 1937 and 1959 and Olympic Silver medallist in the Finn in 1952 died recently aged 94. He was involved with the development of the first trapeze and used one in the 1938 PoW race. After the war he was involved in setting up Fairey Marine and producing the first true production dinghies. A full obituary can be found at The Times.