The 58 year old LEGO executive passed away following a brave battle with cancer on June 15th.

John Barthorpe

Former LEGO and LEGOLAND executive, John Barthorpe, passed away on June 15th following a brave year-long battle with cancer. He was 58.

John worked at LEGO and LEGOLAND for seven years in total, from 1998 to 2005. He began as regional account manager north, before moving into national accounts.

He was then retail director for LEGOLAND Park from 2003 to 2005.

Donations can be made to Action Against Cancer at mydonate.bt.com or to The Arthur Rank Hospice House by clicking on this link.

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