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The night is young

Title
The night is young
Genre
Interview; News bulletin; Music; Advertisement
TX Date
8 Sep 1988
Year of production
1988
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Duration
00:54:20
Description
The Night is Young, presented by Gill Pyrah. Her guest is The Hon. Jessica Lucy Freeman Mitford, British-born writer and one of the Mitford sisters; they talk about Mitford’s life and career. Mitford describes her new book, Grace Had an English Heart, her reasons for writing it, and the research she did for it. Pyrah asks her about living in America, and why she decided to move there. Mitford also sings. Programme includes Mitford’s musical selection, news, commercial breaks and weather. Richard Robbins also talks about tonight’s Classical Review programme.
Contributors
Jessica Mitford; Richard Robbins; Gill Pyrah
Keywords
Books; Authors; Music; Writers; Radio programmes; Jessica Mitford; Grace Had an English Heart; Classical Review (radio programme)

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