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Episode 5

15 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 21 March 2014

Tony Benn reads the final extracts from "Free at Last- Diaries 1991 - 2001", first broadcast in 2003.

Today's episode is profoundly personal as it recounts the final illness of his beloved wife Caroline. Yet this intensely moving account of their 51-year marriage as it is transformed by the imminence of death is not all sadness. There is much joy, humour to be shared ... and even a little bit of political gossip.

Read by Tony Benn
Produced by Jane Ray.


Tony Benn
Jane Ray
Tony Benn


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