Great Lives

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Biographical series in which guests choose someone who has inspired their lives.

Steven Knight picks Sitting Bull as his hero thanks to an obsession with Native Americans.
Matthew Parris invites Bristol's lord lieutenant Peaches Golding to choose a life.
Matthew Parris invites Bristol's lord lieutenant Peaches Golding to choose a life.
Biographical series presented by Matthew Parris.
Biographical series presented by Matthew Parris.
The Albanian opera singer Ermonela Jaho chooses the life of Mother Teresa of Calcutta.
The Albanian opera singer Ermonela Jaho chooses the life of Mother Teresa of Calcutta.
Germaine Greer makes the case for sculptor Dame Elizabeth Frink.
Germaine Greer makes the case for sculptor Dame Elizabeth Frink.
Gary Kemp on EW Godwin April 4, 2017
Matthew Parris invites Gary Kemp of Spandau Ballet to choose his great life.
Gary Kemp on EW Godwin April 4, 2017
Matthew Parris invites Gary Kemp of Spandau Ballet to choose his great life.
Chris Patten on the pope who rocked the Roman Catholic church by pushing it towards change
Chris Patten on the pope who rocked the Roman Catholic church by pushing it towards change
Len Goodman champions Lionel Bart, the man who created the musical Oliver, as his hero.
Len Goodman champions Lionel Bart, the man who created the musical Oliver, as his hero.
One of the UK's leading choreographers nominates the Indian mathematician Ramanujan.
One of the UK's leading choreographers nominates the Indian mathematician Ramanujan.
CS Lewis, author of the Narnia Chronicles, chosen by Suzannah Lipscomb.
CS Lewis, author of the Narnia Chronicles, chosen by Suzannah Lipscomb.
Ruth Holdaway picks sports broadcaster Helen Rollason as her great life.