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Jim Watt

Episode 3 of 6

25 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 26 September 2013

Tony Roper talks to lightweight boxing champion Jim Watt about life in Glasgow in the 1950s. Tony discovers how Jim's early years growing up in a housing scheme prepared him for his boxing career and how, even now, he can still relate to that wee lad who grew up in Possil Park.


Philip Sime
Tony Roper


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