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Reg Taylor 1923-2016


It is sad to have to write about the death of Reg Taylor, who was 93 years old.

Sherrl Yanowitz, 1942—2016


Sherrl Yanowitz, who died of cancer last week, was a tremendous fighter against injustice, oppression and capitalism all her life.

Obituary - Andy Smith


Last week we received the tragic news that our friend and comrade Andy Smith had passed away unexpectedly.

Kevin Doherty, 1954-2016


Comrades and friends will be saddened to learn of Kevin Doherty’s untimely death from cancer.

Ian Murray 1954-2016


Our longstanding and much loved comrade Ian Murray died unexpectedly last Friday of a suspected heart attack.

Austin Burnett 1914-2016


Austin Burnett, who has died aged nearly 102, was a long-standing member of the Socialist Workers Party,remaining active in the party until well into his 80s.

Martin Rhodes 1959-2016


Martin Rhodes, one of Barnsley SWP's newest and most respected members, has died suddenly.

Ian Wallace, 1952-2016


Ian Wallace has passed away in hospital after a long fight against illness.

Ravi Jamieson, 1966-2016


Ravi Jamieson, a dear friend and comrade, has passed away after a short battle with cancer. He was 49 years old.

John Bradbury, 1953-2015


 

Anna Owens 1967-2015


Anna, my partner, was one in a million. Her school friends recall a strong character who stood up to bullies and looked out for the vulnerable. These characteristics remained constants of Anna’s joyous personality.

Andy Gallagher, 1951-2015


Andy Gallagher, who has died aged 64, was a revolutionary from a young age.

Les Leaver, 1950-2015


Comrades in Sheffield are saddened to report the death of Les Leaver, a long-standing and loyal member of the Socialist Workers’ Party (SWP). 

Denis Healey 1917-2015


Denis Healey, an old Labour right winger, called himself socialist. But his real legacy is dumping principles for power, says Simon Basketter

Louise Rathbone 1966-2015


It is with utter shock and sadness that we learned of the passing of our comrade Louise Rathbone on Saturday 19 September.

Bernie Passingham, 1925-2015


Bernie Passingham was a leading figure in the 1968 Ford women sewing-machinists’ strike. 

John Alexander, 1923-2015


John Alexander, who was Dorset Socialists’ oldest member, died recently at the age of 91.

Peter Mortimer 1936-2015


Peter Mortimer, a member of Barnsley Socialist Workers Party (SWP), has died aged 78. 

Andy Smalley


Comrades will be saddened to learn of the untimely death of Andy Smalley. 

Paul McGoay 1972-2015


Paul McGoay, who died this week, was a true socialist. He was a working class intellectual and a real friend to many who sought his help.

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