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Tim Smit

Tim Smit

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First broadcast: Sun 10 Dec 2000

Founder of the Eden Project

This week Sue Lawley's castaway is Tim Smit, the co-founder of the Eden Project in Cornwall. Before Tim Smit thought of building the largest greenhouse in the world, he had already attracted public attention by resurrecting The Lost Gardens of Heligan. Before that he'd enjoyed a successful music career, writing songs and working with - among others - Barry Manilow and the Nolan Sisters.

[Taken from the original programme material for this archive edition of Desert Island Discs]

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Lobster

Artist: Knee High Theatre Company

David Bowie & Mick Jagger

6.

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David Bowie & Mick Jagger

Dancing in the Street

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