The life barony recently awarded to John Derek Taylor, CBE (1992) has been gazetted in the name, style and title of Baron TAYLOR of HOLBEACH, of South Holland in the County of Lincolnshire. (Source: Daily Telegraph 2 June 2006). He was b. 12 Nov 1943, son of Percy Otto Taylor byhis wife Ethel Brocklehurst, and was educated at Holbeach Primary School, St Felix School, Felixstowe; Bedford School. Career: lately Deputy Chairman, Conservative Party and Chairman, National Conservative Convention, &c. He married 1968, Julia Aileen Cunnington, daughter of Leslie Cunnington, of Bedford, by his wife Evelyn. 2 sons.