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Interview: Scott Miller, Vet on the Hill in Richmond

Interview: Scott Miller, Vet on the Hill in Richmond

Vet On The Hill is a new TV programme that will be airing on More4 in March, following Scott Miller's veterinary practice. William Gadsby Peet caught up with the Richmond vet... Read More ›

Interview: Sara Pascoe, Christmas comedy at Battersea

Interview: Sara Pascoe, Christmas comedy at Battersea

Stand-up comedian Sara Pascoe brings her quirky act to Battersea this month. Aliya Al-Hassan is relishing the seasonal smorgasbord of humour and song... Read More ›

Interview: Christina Lamb, on the front line

Interview: Christina Lamb, on the front line

Award-winning journalist and war correspondent Christina Lamb talks to Richard Nye about her new book on the tragedy of Afghanistan... Read More ›

Interview with Joe Forrester

Interview with Joe Forrester

Joe Forrester was all set to do a masters degree in history when financial reality came calling. Not one to sit on his laurels, the Hampton boy put in some hard graft, had a little fun and is now set to take Sky 1 by storm. Emily Davis is impressed... Read More ›

Interview with Michaela Strachan

Interview with Michaela Strachan

At the end of last year, TV presenter Michaela Strachan revealed that she’d undergone a double mastectomy. Emily Horton talks to the Surrey-born presenter about conquering cancer... Read More ›

Interview with Michael Frayn

Interview with Michael Frayn

Michael Frayn is part of English literature’s elite. But the Petersham writer never knows what form his next work will take. Lucy Johnston meets the restless mind behind Noises Off... Read More ›

Cheating death: The Barnes woman who gave Hitler the slip

Cheating death: The Barnes woman who gave Hitler the slip

In Europe’s lost generation of Jews, Bea Green was one of the lucky ones. Evacuated as a child from Hitler’s Reich, she survived to lead a long life in Britain. Richard Nye meets her at home in Barnes... Read More ›

Interview: Roxanna Panufnik

Interview: Roxanna Panufnik

Roxanna Panufnik is one of Britain’s top composers. Her father, Sir Andrzej Panufnik, was a 20th century musical giant. As the legendary Twickenham composer’s centenary reaches its climax, Roxanna tells Samantha Laurie how her father’s spirit continues to inspire her... Read More ›

Interview: Gloria Hunniford on the death of her daughter, Caron Keating (November 2005)

18 months on from the death of her daughter Caron Keating, Gloria Hunniford talks to Samantha Laurie   Amidst the avalanche of sympathetic letters and emails Gloria Hunniford received after... Read More ›

Interview: Tony Benn (February 2013)

Interview: Tony Benn (February 2013)

Robert Edwards meets the late veteran left-wing politician Tony Benn at his Notting Hill home     Notting Hill is as happening as I remember, minus the carnival atmosphere of... Read More ›

Interview: Jonathan Dimbleby (November 2012)

Interview: Jonathan Dimbleby (November 2012)

 If the past is another country, Jonathan Dimbleby has a passport in constant use. His latest foray is a book on the battle of El Alamein. Samantha Laurie meets the... Read More ›

Interview: Sir Trevor McDonald (June 2006)

Interview: Sir Trevor McDonald (June 2006)

Sir Trevor McDonald is a broadcasting institution. Richard Nye talks to the distinguished Sheen resident about his work, his voice, meeting Saddam and the lure There are all sorts of... Read More ›

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