Karpova: Some information:
<A 10 year old Ian Wells played in the 1973-74 Cumbrian Minor Individual Championship,. Within a few years he was playing for the Cumbrian first team, and in 1979 played in the British Championship. tragically he died in 1982, and was awarded the posthumoust title of FIDE master by the International Chess Federation.>
More might be found in CHESS Volume 56 "Lost Promise", June 16-17
Brian Jones: <[...] young Ian Wells from Morecambe. He was 14yo and represented England in the World Junior in South America many years ago. He drowned on Cocacabana Beach.>
Some games have been added, among them this nice save I D Wells vs Keene, 1980
and a game from his match against Kotov. Who knows more about that match?
I D Wells vs Kotov, 1979