In addition to the good people of the London Rubber Company, the author expresses her grateful thanks to the following individuals and organisations who have assisted with this research:

Greg Anderson

Rowan Aust

Richard Baggaley

Mary Rose Barrington

Salvatore Bellavia

Alexander Bieri

Suzannah Biernoff

Adrian Bingham

Samantha Blake

Christian Bonah

Geoff Browell

Katrina M. Brown

Faith Buck

Patricia Caillé

Jo & Peter Cannings

Lucas Clawson

Tricia Close-Koenig

Jennifer Cohen

Emma Cole

Colin Corbett

Delia Cortese

Katrina DiMuro

Donna J. Drucker

David Drummond

Michael Dunn

David Edgerton

James Edmonson

Svenja Egli

Amanda Engineer

Richard Evans

Nigel Fahey

Ronald Falloon

Beatriz Ferrer-Quiles

Kathleen Fraser

Sarah Gibbs

Hannah Gibson

Mark Gilfillan

Elena Goranescu

Iain Gray

Charley Greenwood

Robin & Sarah Greenwood

Charley Greenwood

Susan Haines

Lesley A. Hall

Bruno Halm

Phoebe Harkins

Alana Harris

Phil Harvey

John & Pat Harvey

Susan Hawkins

Gary Heales

Christian Helm

Scott Howard

Agata Ignaciuk

Susan Jackson

Jemima Jarman

Bryan Johnson

Peter Johnson

Cathryn Johnston

Claire L. Jones

Christopher Josiffe

Peter Judge

Catherine Keen

Graham Keen

Lauren Klaffke

Julia Laite

Julia Larden

Anja Laukötter

Freddie Linares

Iain Logie Baird

Lionel Lowe

Alexia MacClain

Ross MacFarlane

Jeremy Mack

Alice Mackay

Rob Mackie

Michael Mainelli

Andrew Malleson

Kate Malleson

Diana Manipud

Garet Markvoort

Mary Clare Martin

Jose Martinez

Laura Mayhall

Janet McCabe

Ben Mechen

Joanne Metivier

Stephen Miller

Claire Nally

Kate O’Brien

Daniel O’Connor

Jesse Olszynko-Gryn

Christopher Olver

Katherine Ott

Scarlett Parker

Frances Pattman

Alison J. Payne

Francesca Peruzzo

Andrew Pinchefsky

Lawrence Poos

Oliver Porschmann

Regina Pötzsch

Greg Rea

Danny Rees

Leah Richbell

Alex Ritchie

Jim Roan

Jennifer Anne Rowley

Caroline Rusterholz

Lutz Sauerteig

Angela Saward

Bernard Scaife

Christabel Scaife

Sarah Scarsbrook

Peter Scott

Aisling Shalvey

Anthony Shepherd

Jonathan Simon

Percy & Elsa Skuy

Michael & Fiona Skyers and their beautiful family

Lianne Smith

Angela Smith

Jeanie Smith

Gordon & Mary Snow

Andrea Tanner

Michael Temple

Leslie Tentler

Chloe Jane Thomas

Bruce & Pam Tugby

Christin  Vidgren

Ainsley Vinall

Angela Wagstaff

Simon Willgress

Catherine Williams

Lynne Williams

Jeanie Wills

Jane Winters

Jo Wisdom

Ness Wood

... and the author’s family


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IMAGES: Taken from London Image, 1964 - 1974.
Durex is a trademark of Reckitt Benckiser group of companies. The author has received no corporate funding in the research, production or promotion of this book.