1925–1999 (aged 73 years)
- John Arthur /HOLLINSHEAD/
- Given names
- John Arthur
Peter Holinshead made his mark in journalism by being the youngest A grade journalist at that tiome. He began his career with the Newcastle Morning Herald and then moved to the ABC. After becoming Chief of Staff of ABC Radio News, he was transferred to Singapore as head of the South East Asia Office. He returned to Australia to be the Director of the ABC Current Affairs Department.
Peter and Valerie had two children, Mark and Eve who attended the Singapore International School.