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Posts tagged ‘Last Word’

Lionel Blue

yesterday afternoon (friday 23rd), 4.19-4.25pm, on bbc radio 4 (repeated at 8.30pm on christmas day)
last word (presented by julian worracker) includes …

“Rabbi Lionel Blue, a regular presenter on Thought for the Day on Radio 4.
Born 6 February 1930; died 19 December 2016, aged 86.”

including contribution from …
• rabbi julia neuberger (more…)

LW: Sir Sigmund Sternberg

yesterday evening (sunday 20th), 8.48-8.53pm, on bbc radio 4 (repeated from 4.20pm last friday)
last word (presented by matthew bannister) includes …

“Sir Sigmund Sternberg, the Jewish businessman and philanthropist who founded the Three Faiths Forum to encourage dialogue between Jews, Muslims and Christians. Born 2 June 1921; died 18 October 2016, aged 95.”

including interview with …
• friend and co-founder, rev marcus braybrooke (more…)

LW: Gene Wilder

yesterday evening (sunday 4th), 8.45-8.52pm, on bbc radio 4 (repeated from 4.00pm on friday)
last word includes …

Gene Wilder, the comedy film actor best known for his roles as Willy Wonka in Charlie and The Chocolate Factory and in Mel Brooks films like Blazing Saddles and Young Frankenstein.”


David Cesarani

yesterday evening (sunday 8th), 8.43-8.48pm, on bbc radio 4
last word (obituary programme, presented by matthew bannister) includes …

“The academic David Cesarani, OBE – a leading authority on modern Jewish history – born 13 November 1956; died 28 October 2015 aged 58.
Matthew spoke to friend, fellow student, and now Director of the Institute of Historical Research, Lawrence Goldman. “


Last Word: Sir Nicholas Winton

yesterday afternoon (friday 3rd), 4.02-4.09pm, on bbc radio 4
last word (obituary programme, presented by matthew bannister) leads with …

Sir Nicholas Winton who saved 669 children from the advancing Nazis in Czechoslovakia.”

including contributions from …
• son nick winton
vera gissing (more…)

Buddy Elias

yesterday evening (sunday 26th), 8.30-9.00pm, on bbc radio 4
last word (obituary programme, presented by matthew bannister) includes …

Buddy Elias, Anne Frank’s cousin and the president of the trust which managed her literary legacy.”

including contribution from …
yves kugelmann, of the anne frank foundation (more…)

Alice Herz-Sommer

last friday afternoon (28th february), 4.00-4.30pm on bbc radio 4:
last word includes alice herz-sommer

Aasmah Mir speaks to her friend and neighbour, filmmaker Christopher Nupen.
Born 26 November 1903; died 23 February 2014 aged 110.” (more…)

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