Midweek: Chi-chi Nwanoku; Ingrid von Oelhafen and...05/20/15
Ingrid von Oelhafen discusses her childhood as part of the Nazi Party's Lebensborn project
Midweek: Tristan Gooley and Colin Rosie
Libby Purves talks to hat seller Colin Rosie;Ingrid Von Oelhafen with Tim Tate who talk about her part, as a child, in the Lebensborn programme which was established to increase Germany’s Aryan population; Chi-chi Nwanoku MBE who is principal double...
Midweek: Cormac Murphy-O'Connor and Hoagy B Carmichael
Libby Purves meets conservator Lucy Branch; Hoagy B Carmichael, son of the composer, singer and bandleader; Cormac Murphy O'Connor, former cardinal archbishop of Westminster; and comedian Eddie Pepitone.
Midweek: Anita Harris and Paul Rose
Libby Purves speaks to Zoe Phillips who is the senior asistant armourer at the Royal Opera House; art historian and curator Vanessa Nicolson; Paul Rose who is a polar explorer and ocean diver and the singer, dancer and actor Anita Harris.
Midweek: Bruce Fogle and Mary Black
Libby Purves meets garden designer Gillian Potts, vet Bruce Fogle and singer Mary Black.
Midweek: Jane Dolby and Polly Findlay
Libby Purves meets director Polly Findlay; writer Huan Hsu; comedian and performer Deborah Frances-White and Jane Dolby, founder of the Fishwives Choir.
Midweek: Carl Davis and Caitlin Doughty
Libby Purves meets composer and conductor Carl Davis CBE, playwright Samantha Ellis, photographer Simon Annand and mortician Caitlin Doughty.
Midweek: Steve Backshall and Mary Chamberlain
Libby Purves meets wildlife presenter Steve Backshall; writer and academic Mary Chamberlain; pickpocket entertainer James Freedman and retailer Trevor Pickett.
Midweek: Anthony Seldon and Richard Goldstein
Libby Purves meets headmaster and writer Sir Anthony Seldon; former rock critic Richard Goldstein; chocolatier Paul Wayne Gregory and singer and songwriter Kimmie Rhodes.
Midweek: Deidre O'Sullivan and Mark Vanhoenacker
Libby Purves meets archaeologist Deirdre O'Sullivan of the Greyfriars Research Team which discovered and excavated Richard III; pilot Mark Vanhoenacker; Frances Ross the great-granddaughter of engineer Sebastian de Ziani Ferranti and Penny Horner and...
Midweek: Gerard Scarfe and Greg Wise
Libby Purves speaks to Eimear O'Callaghan who is a former BBC news editor whose book Belfast Days is based on her teenager diary; political cartoonist Gerald Scarfe; actor Greg Wise who is returning to the theatre after an absence of 17 years and rock...
Midweek: Michelle Mone and Tony Hawks
Mariella Frostrup meets entrepreneur Michelle Mone; comedian and writer Tony Hawks; singer and songwriter Doug Seegers and actor and director Lillete Dubey.
Midweek: Raymond Blanc and Clarke Peters
Libby Purves meets pianist Nicholas McCarthy; actor and director Clarke Peters; shepherdess Amanda Owen and chef and restaurateur Raymond Blanc.
Midweek: Mary Portas and Noah Stewart
Libby Purves meets retail guru Mary Portas; opera singer Noah Stewart; glass artist Peter Layton and florist Rosemary Hughes.
Midweek: Mark Strong and Maggie Alphonsi
Libby Purves meets actor Mark Strong; former rugby player Maggie Alphonsi; artist Daphne Todd and blues and jazz singer Carol Grimes.
Midweek: Pam St Clement and Adam Walker
Libby Purves meets actor Pam St Clement; academic and journalist Professor John Sutherland and his son Jack; swimmer Adam Walker and concert pianist Sam Haywood.
Midweek: Bonnie Langford and Nick Wisdom
Libby Purves meets actor Bonnie Langford; Nick Wisdom, son of Norman; Tom Vaughan, co-founder of Juliana's Discotheque; Dr Aaron Rosen who devised the Jewish Museum London's exhibiton called Love and student Zack McGuiness.
Midweek: Cathy Tyson and Sir Tim Smit
Libby Purves actor Cathy Tyson; Sir Tim Smit, co-founder of the Eden Project; singer and songwriter Adam Cohen and designer Rupert Harry Miller.
Midweek: Anne Reid, Barbara Winton and Lord Alf Dubs
Libby Purves meets Barbara Winton, daughter of Sir Nicholas Winton who orchestrated the Kindertransport rescue mission; Lord Alf Dubs who was one of the rescued children; actor Anne Reid; inventor Dr John C Taylor and horticulturalist and mixologist...
Midweek: Judy Joo and Paul McKenna
Libby Purves meets hypnotist and self-help writer Paul McKenna; theatre director Jonathan Church; chef Judy Joo and Rear Admiral Kit Layman.
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