Errol Lloyd(1943-), Artist and playwright
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Artist and playwright, born in Jamaica, Lloyd came to London in 1963 where he studied Law. He switched careers becoming an active artist. His commissioned work includes busts of Sir Alexander Bustamante the past Prime Minister of Jamaica, the cricketer Gary Sobers, the writer and historian C.L.R. James, the politician Lord Pitt and the writer and publisher John La Rose. 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.