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David Bowie, Alan Rickman, Olwyn Hughes and Ed Stewart

Matthew Bannister on David Bowie, actor Alan Rickman, literary agent Olwyn Hughes, DJ Ed "Stewpot" Stewart

Matthew Bannister on

David Bowie, art expert, fashion icon and media manipulator.

Alan Rickman, the actor most famous for playing villains from the Sheriff of Nottingham to Professor Snape.

Olwyn Hughes, the sister of the poet Ted Hughes who fiercely guarded his literary legacy and that of his late wife Sylvia Plath.

And Ed "Stewpot" Stewart, the Radio 1 and 2 DJ who presented Junior Choice.

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28 minutes

David Bowie (Pictured)

Matthew spoke to editor of GQ magazine; Dylan Jones and T.V Producer, Francis Whately. Academic, Richard Mills joins Matthew in the studio.

Born 8 January 1947; died 10 January 2016 aged 69

Alan Rickman

Matthew spoke to Drama Critic; Paul Allen.

Born 21 February 1946; died 14 January 2016 aged 69

Olwyn Hughes

Matthew spoke to Author; Sir Jonathan Bate.

Born 26 August 1928; died 3 January 2016 aged 87

Ed Stewart

Matthew spoke to Radio Producer, Phil Hughes and British Radio Personality; Keith Skues.

Born 23 April 1941; died 9 January 2016 aged 74


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Presenter Matthew Bannister