Bill Oakshott, master of Ashenden Manor, Ashenden Oakshott,
Hants. Boyhood friend of Pongo Twistleton and neighbor of
Pongo's Uncle Fred, the Earl of Ickenham; nephew of Sir
Aylmer Bostock and in love with his daughter Hermione in
Uncle Dynamite. A large youth of open, ingenuous and sunburned
countenance, a human tomato.