Nancy Dell'Olio chooses the life of Lucrezia Borgia
Nancy Dell'Olio champions the much maligned Lucrezia Borgia. Read more
Nancy Dell'Olio champions the much maligned Lucrezia Borgia.
Ray Peacock chooses the life of Lenny Bruce
Comedian Ray Peacock nominates the controversial life of Lenny Bruce.
Sudha Bhuchar chooses the life of Zohra Sehgal
Playwright and actress Sudha Bhuchar nominates the life of actor Zohra Sehgal.
Graeme Lamb on Christine Granville
Former British SAS commander Graeme Lamb champions the life of spy Christine Granville.
Richard the Lionheart
Richard the Lionheart, nominated by Timmy Mallett.
Charles Moore on Gordon Hamilton-Fairley
Cancer pioneer Gordon Hamilton-Fairley, killed by an IRA bomb when he was just 45.
George Fox, founder of the Quakers, nominated by Ann Limb.
Frank Turner on Joseph Grimaldi
Frank Turner chooses Joseph Grimaldi, who changed the face of clowning forever.