Errol Lloyd (1943-), Artist and playwright
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Artist and playwright. Born in Jamaica, Lloyd came to London in 1963 and studied Law but has been active as an artist. Commissioned work includes busts of Sir Alexander Bustamante (past Prime Minister of Jamaica), Gary Sobers (cricketer), C.L.R. James (historian and writer), Lord Pitt (politician) and John La Rose (publisher and writer). He has exhibited his paintings widely and has illustrated and written twenty books for children. His novel for teenagers Many Rivers to Cross (1995) was nominated for the Carnegie Medal.