Stephen Hawking's memorial

by Amit Roy FAMILY AND FRIENDS PAY TRIBUTE TO A SCIENCE ICON AT STEPHEN HAWKING’S memo­rial service at Westminster Abbey last Friday (15), we were all remind­ed Britain has a long and glorious history of scientific achievement. A statue of young Charles Darwin Distant memories of my A level physics kept floating by as I listened to the Dean of Westminster, the Very Rev Dr John Hall, lead the service. “We come to celebrate the life of Stephen Hawking in this holy place where God has been worshipped for over a thousand years and where kings and queens and the great…