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Wilfred Pickles

Roy Plomley's castaway is broadcaster Wilfred Pickles.

Book: The Oxford Book of English Verse by Arthur Quiller-Couch
Luxury: Yellow waistcoat

Release date:

40 minutes

Last on

Fri 2 Jan 1953 18:20
Home Service

Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterRoy Plomley
Interviewed GuestWilfred Pickles

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