Sue Lawley and Michael Rasser
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Archive interview with Princess Anne's hairdresser

Ahead of Princess Anne's wedding in November 1973, Sue Lawley had a cut from the bride's hairdresser.

Michael Rasser spoke to her about the hair styles of the princess and how he "jumped" at the chance of preparing her hair for the wedding day.

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This report was first broadcast on Nationwide on 13 November 1973

  • 30 Mar 2011
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