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RiP Michael Bond

Author Michael Bond has died, aged 91. Bond was the creator of much-loved children’s character Paddington Bear. Born in England in 1926, Bond published his first book, A Bear Called Paddington, in 1958, and kept writing until his death. His most recent Paddington story, Paddington’s Finest Hour, was published in...

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Category: Obituaries