Old friends help Mark Paytress delve into the life of a true radio pioneer.
From Ewan MacColl to Smiley Culture, the children's author shares his castaway choices.
Stewart Henderson tells the story of music hall and variety theatre veteran Arthur Tolcher
4/6 Robert Newman's diaries reveal him going to a CND rally and falling in love on the bus.
How Christmas-born radio legend Kenny Everett started life as a quiet Merseyside schoolboy