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Malcolm Arnold

Roy Plomley's castaway is composer Malcolm Arnold.

Book: The Oxford Book of English Verse
Luxury: Green Havana cigars

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30 minutes

Last on

Mon 23 Mar 1959 13:10
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Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterRoy Plomley
Interviewed GuestMalcolm Arnold

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