Anna Ford nominates singer, actor and civil rights activist Paul Robeson. Read more
Anna Ford nominates singer, actor and civil rights activist Paul Robeson.
Poet Simon Armitage nominates Joy Division singer Ian Curtis.
Nicholas Parsons nominates Edward Lear, now remembered best for his nonsense verse.
Arabella Weir nominates Joyce Grenfell. Biographer Janie Hampton assists.
Author Colin Dexter nominates scholar and poet AE Housman. With Robert Douglas-Fairhurst.