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Labi Siffre on Arthur Ransome

Episode 6 of 9

Matthew Parris invites his guests to nominate the person who they feel is a great life. Singer-songwriter Labi Siffre chooses author Arthur Ransome.

Matthew Parris invites his guests to nominate the person who they feel is a great life. This week singer-songwriter Labi Siffre discusses the life and work of Arthur Ransome. Siffre says that the Swallows and Amazons books taught him responsibility for his own actions and also a morality that has influenced and shaped him throughout his life.

Producer: Maggie Ayre.

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Presenter Matthew Parris
Interviewed Guest Labi Siffre
Producer Maggie Ayre

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