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09:43 UK time, Monday, 28 December 2009

"That makes me think of Stonehenge. I'm a stony-faced well-carved monument" - Jools Holland on being told he's a national treasure

The term "national treasure" is not one that the musician and broadcaster is very enthusiastic about. And he's not the only one. Last week, Dame Judi Dench also bridled at the description, because it made her think "too dusty, too in a cupboard, too behind glass, too staid."

More details (Daily Telegraph)

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