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John Arlott

Roy Plomley's castaway is cricket commentator John Arlott.

Favourite track: Fern Hill by Dylan Thomas
Book: Tristram Shandy by Laurence Sterne
Luxury: Champagne

Release date:

30 minutes

Last on

Mon 19 May 1975 12:25

Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterRoy Plomley
Interviewed GuestJohn Arlott

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