Peter Sil­ber­berg 1958-2016

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sys­tem in the late 1990s.

What made Silby even more spe­cial was his abil­ity to trans­late that knowl­edge for the man on the street. He was that typ­i­cally straight-talk­ing York­shire­man. He trav­elled the world with the IT in­dus­try and the sport, liv­ing in Amer­ica and the Mid­dle East be­fore re­turn­ing to Bri­tain to set­tle in Ed­in­burgh, where his work tim­ing ral­lies con­tin­ued right up un­til he lost his bat­tle with ill­ness last week.

Rally folk around the world owe a debt of grat­i­tude to Sil­ber­berg, his grasp of com­puter science and its ap­pli­ca­tion in the sport.

MN ex­tends its deep­est sym­pa­thies to Peter’s fam­ily and friends around the world.

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