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Five Minutes With: Dame Joan Bakewell


In the latest in the BBC News website series, broadcaster Dame Joan Bakewell is grilled in exactly five minutes by Matthew Stadlen.

Dame Joan tells Matt about her role as champion for the elderly, what went on behind the scenes of her 1960s late night TV show, advice for young women, and her passion for US drug drama The Wire.


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