William John Oldfield BoxBMJ 2002; 325 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.325.7375.1305/b (Published 30 November 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;325:1305
Former consultant radiologist Stratford upon Avon, Leominster, and Warwick (b 1924; q Edinburgh 1946; FRCR), d 25 October 2002.
He worked in surgical posts in Chertsey, Harrow, Exeter, and West Africa. He held the surgical fellowship at both Edinburgh and London but then decided to train as a radiologist at University College London. He then took up a consultant post at Stratford, Leominster, and Warwick until his retirement in 1989. A skilled cabinet maker, he enjoyed making beautiful pieces of furniture in his workshop. He leaves a wife; and three children.