Tony Elliott (publisher)

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Tony Elliott

Anthony Michael Manton Elliott

(1947-01-07)7 January 1947
Reading, Berkshire, England [1]
Died16 July 2020(2020-07-16) (aged 73)
London, England
Nationality British
Alma mater Keele University
Known forFounder of Time Out Group
(m. 1975;div. 1977)

(m. 1989)

Anthony Michael Manton Elliott CBE (7 January 1947 – 16 July 2020) [2] [3] was an English publisher, the founder and owner of Time Out Group based in London. He was educated at Stowe School and Keele University. [4]

Formerly married to Janet Street-Porter, [5] he later married Jane Coke, with whom he had three sons. [6] Elliott was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the 2017 Birthday Honours for services to publishing. [7]

Elliott died in London of lung cancer on 16 July 2020, at the age of 73. [8] [9] [10]

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  1. "Tony Elliott, founder of Time Out, the magazine that transformed London living – obituary". The Telegraph. 27 July 2020. Retrieved 29 July 2020.
  2. "Birthdays". The Guardian . London. 7 January 2004.
  3. "Happy Birthday Tony Elliott, 64". The Times. 7 January 2011.
  4. Elliott, Tony (24 June 2002). "A lost cause?". The Independent . Retrieved 7 March 2016.
  5. Wray, Richard (1 September 2008). "Calling time out on the BBC". The Guardian . Retrieved 17 July 2017.
  6. Anstead, Mark (31 March 2007). "Even millionaires use their overdrafts: Interview with Tony Elliott". The Daily Telegraph . Retrieved 7 March 2016.
  7. "No. 61962". The London Gazette (Supplement). 17 June 2017. p. B8.
  8. McGinn, Caroline (17 July 2020). "Time Out founder Tony Elliott dies". Time Out . Retrieved 17 July 2020.
  9. "Tony Elliott: Time Out magazine founder dies aged 73". BBC News . 17 July 2020. Retrieved 19 July 2020.