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Gavin Lyall
Katharine Whitehorn Writer
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John C
Saturday, 26 November 2011 09:10 PM
I am trying to contact you re. Gavin. John Curry www.wargaming.co

A distinguished journalist and renowned author, Katharine Whitehorn has written for The Spectator and Picture Post. She was the first woman to have her own column in the Observer and was their star columnist for the best part of 40 years. Educated at Newnham College, Cambridge, she is recognised as someone who has transformed 20th century women's journalism. She takes a keen interest in social welfare issues, is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine and was the first woman rector of the University of St Andrews.

Listeners: Bob Bee

Bob Bee is a Scottish documentary maker who has made many films on the Arts and Science for ITV, BBC and Channel Four.

Tags: 1980s, 1990s, 1985, 1986, 1913, Venus with Pistol, Harry Maxim, Berlin Wall, Cold War, Hodder, The Observer, Tim Hely Hutchinson, Gavin Lyall

Duration: 3 minutes, 56 seconds

Date story recorded: September 2010

Date story went live: 16 February 2011