_, Sir Christopher Royden, 5th Baronet, died 11 September, 2017. He was 80.
Christopher John Royden was born 26 February, 1937, and succeeded his father, Sir John Ledward Royden, in 1976. Married in 1961, Diana Bridget, the only daughter of Lt-Colonel Joseph Henry Goodhart, MC, by whom he had issue, two sons and a daughter. The baronetcy now passes to his elder son, John Michael Joseph, who was born 17 March, 1965.
A service of thanksgiving takes place at St Mary's Church, Bibury, Gloucestershire, 29 September, 2017.