On 16th August, Dr James Partridge OBE died at the Princess Elizabeth Hospital in Guernsey.

Dr Partridge was the founder of the charity Changing Faces the UK’s leading charity supporting people with disfigurements. Founded by James in 1992, the charity provides specialist psycho-social support for individuals and their families.  Suffering severe facial disfigurement in a car fire aged 18, he not only founded Changing Faces, but he later went on to found Face Equality International; an international alliance of NGOs working with people with disfigurements; united by the purpose of securing solidarity and global attention for the campaign for face equality.