Ian Dunbar, CB

Ian Dunbar (BHCHS 1945-52) died on 21st May 2010.

Ian Dunbar had a successful career in the prison service, joining in 1959 and rising to become a regional director of 25 penal establishments by the mid-1980s.  He played a key role in the investigation of prison unrest in the early 1990s and was responsible for many initiatives to improve methods in prison management.

He was appointed a Companion of the Order of Bath in 1993.

Ian Dunbar is survived by his wife Sally and three children.

A full obituary appeared in The Times on 25th June 2010. Unfortunately I am unable to provide a link to this obituary, because of the recent policy of The Times to start charging for the viewing of online content.

Another full obituary can be found in The Independent online HERE.



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