Contributors

A significant number of people have been involved in the creation of Colours of Childhood – the role played by each and every individual and organisation has been crucial in ensuring the production of this unique anthology. Click here to read the Acknowledgements.

Hampton Bond International expresses its immense gratitude to the 222 writers – contributors and poets together – who have given us Colours of Childhood. Contributors include: 

 

Amanda Holden   The Hon Robert Hawke
Sir Ian McKellen   Simone Lahbib
Julie Walters   Deep Purple
Jo Brand   Status Quo
Gary Lineker   Colonel Donald Ballard
Dawn French   Ken Loach
Amir Khan   Stephen Hough
Victoria Wood   Joanna Trollope
Olly Murs   Cardinal Vinko Puljic
Dave Berry   Kevin Brownlow
Gaby Logan   Prime Minister Tuilaepa Malielegaoi
Lynda Bellingham   Philip Pullman
Glynis Barber   President George Vassiliou
Kris Marshall   HRH Prince El Hassan bin Talal
Hugh Bonneville   HM Queen Halaevalu Mata'aho
Samuel West   Cardinal Javier Lozano Barragán
Hugo Speer   President Anerood Jugnauth
Glenn Hoddle   Professor Peter Agre
Warwick Davis   Apostle Frederick Price & Dr Betty Price
Countess Mountbatten of Burma   President Konstantinos Stefanopoulos
Lord Denis Healey   Patrick Malahide
Peter Davison   Hugh Fraser
John le Carré   Sir Julius Chan
Albert Roux   Georgie Henley
Jilly Cooper   Cardinal Wilfrid Napier
Richard O'Brien   Mike Hodges
Nick Hornby   Agathe Fontain
Valerie Masterson   Professor Jack Scarisbrick
Robert Hardy   Patriarch Kirill I of Moscow
Pope Benedict XVI   Drewe Henley
Cardinal Thomas Williams   Steven Isserlis
Cardinal Roger Etchegaray   Jayne Torvill & Christopher Dean
President Festus Mogae   Jessica Ennis
Marc Bohan   Wayne Rooney
Tessa Sanderson   Sara Cox
Sir Michael Holroyd   Alan Titchmarsh
Lord David Steel   Sir John Major
Dakota Blue Richards   Earl Charles Spencer
Mary McCartney   Konnie Huq
Gordon Banks   Paul Daniels
Mark Lester   Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor
Frederick Forsyth   Sir David Jason
Dereck Joubert   Sir Michael Parkinson
Terry Waite   Joe McElderry
Alison Goldfrapp   Chris Tarrant
Jean Vanier   Lord Norman Tebbit
Maria Doyle Kennedy   Lady Gabriella Windsor
Jill Halfpenny   Jill Dawson
President Hamid Karzai   The Hon Rupert Soames
Dame Vera Lynn   Cardinal Francis Arinze
Anna Quayle   Dame Janet Suzman
Lord Paddy Ashdown   Richard E. Grant
Sir Steve Redgrave   Sir Alex Ferguson
Archbishop Desmond Tutu   Jeremy Paxman
Freema Agyeman   David Dimbleby
Ainsley Harriott