in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
March 2009; p ublished online January 2008 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Television; Mechanical Engineering and Materials. 961 words.
Dibnah, Frederick [Fred] (1938–2004), steeplejack and television presenter, was born at 7 Alfred Street, Bolton, on 29 April 1938, the son of Frank Dibnah, a bleacher's beetler, and his...