The Mail, “Heartfelt tributes paid to Martin Gilbert of Ulverston”

By Eleanor Ovens, April 6, 2022

A ‘LARGER than life’ character known for his passionate campaigning for justice, equality, nuclear disarmament and the environment has died of Covid-19.

Martin Gilbert was a much-loved Ulverstonian who was involved in a number of festivals and groups within the town.

The 81-year-old leaves behind his wife and partner of 33 years Joan Carroll, his three children Jeremy, Mary and Lucy and four grandchildren.

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