We are sorry to report the death, on 15 September in Arrowe Park Hospital, of Keith Stevens, at the age of 86 and after a short illness.

Keith served Birkenhead School with distinction for 37 years.  Appointed to the staff in 1956, he was subsequently Head of English and in 1980, on the retirement of Leslie Hargreaves, he became joint Deputy Headmaster, serving in that capacity until he retired in 1993.

We have been informed that the funeral for Keith Stevens will be at 2.30 pm at Landican on Monday 3 October.