in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
March 2009; p ublished online January 2007 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Political Institutions; Public Administration; Computer Science. 1248 words.
Fairclough, Sir John Whitaker (1930–2003), computer engineer and public servant, was born at South View, Carlton Road, Carlton Miniott, near Thirsk, Yorkshire, on 23 August 1930, the son of...