DEATH / OBITUARIES : Dave Rainford has died, according to a statement posted online on March. 6, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
I’m very sad to hear that one of the Eggheads has died. Dave “Tremendous Knowledge” Rainford, famous for being banned from pub quiz machines in Manchester, was the best company after a recording: always fun and sociable. I never saw him angry or ungenerous, not once.