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Jeremy Thorpe

Roy Plomley's castaway is Leader of the Liberal Party the Rt Hon Jeremy Thorpe.

Favourite track: Double Concerto in D Minor by Johann Sebastian Bach
Book: The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon
Luxury: Violin

Release date:

35 minutes

Last on

Mon 14 Aug 1967 13:10
Home Service

Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterRoy Plomley
Interviewed GuestJeremy Thorpe

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