8 Jun 2010 — Rosamind Julius
We have recently learned of the passing of Rosamind Julius. She was the daughter of Ray Hille, and played an important part in the success of Hille furniture company. It had been Rosamind and her husband, Leslie, who hired the designer Robin Day, which ultimately led to the company's succesful product ranges of stacking chairs.
BBC Radio 4 broadcast an obituary at part of its Last Word programme on 28 May. The BBC iPlayer service allows this programme to be heard again, if it had been missed on its original broadcasts. Last Word on BBC iPlayer
Rosamind Julius: 30 November 1923 — 19 May 2010
[Added by Glen: 11:03am 8 Jun 2010]