20th-century English writers in all BBC programmes
Author Colin Dexter nominates scholar and poet AE Housman. With Robert Douglas-Fairhurst.
Fiona Reynolds, former director of the National Trust, chooses writer Beatrix Potter.
Fiona Reynolds, Director-General of the National Trust, nominates Beatrix Potter.
Former England player Graeme le Saux champions the life of conservationist Gerald Durrell.
Physicist Jim al-Khalili nominates Gertrude Bell who shaped modern-day Iraq.
Matthew Parris introduces the life of writer Harold Pinter, chosen by Diane Abbott MP.
Muriel Gray and Christopher Frayling discuss the life of ghost story writer MR James.
Neurologist and author Oliver Sacks is Suzanne O'Sullivan's hero, she tells Matthew Parris