Living With The Legend

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Six programmes exploring the legacy of reputation inherited by succeeding generations from people who made headlines in their day.

1: Lord of the "Californian" When the Titanic sank in 1912, Captain Stanley Lord was the man they blamed for not going to her rescue. Roger Wilkes investigates the story and the legacy it represents for Lord's son, 80 years on. Producer Diana Stenson

Contributors

Unknown: Captain Stanley Lord

Unknown: Roger Wilkes

Producer: Diana Stenson

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Unknown: Captain Stanley Lord

Unknown: Roger Wilkes

Producer: Diana Stenson

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Six programmes exploring the legacy of reputation inherited by succeeding generations from people who made headlines in their day.

2: What Mother Never

Told Us

Ethel Ie Neve , Crippen's mistress cleared of complicity in the sensational murder of his wife, made a new life for herself in 1920s south

London. Her two children, Bob and Nina, recall their suburban upbringing and reflect on their mother's lifelong secret. Presented by Roger Wilkes.

Producer Diana Stenson

Contributors

Unknown: Ethel Ie Neve

Presented By: Roger Wilkes.

Producer: Diana Stenson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911109]

Unknown: Ethel Ie Neve

Presented By: Roger Wilkes.

Producer: Diana Stenson

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Six programmes exploring the legacy of reputation inherited by succeeding generations from people who made headlines in their day. 3: Crook or Crusader?

In 1976, Tom Keating confessed to a career creating masterly fakes. His daughter Linda remembers "this kind, sensitive, vulnerable man" and defends the family honour. With Roger Wilkes. Producer Diana Stenson

Contributors

Unknown: Tom Keating

Unknown: Roger Wilkes.

Producer: Diana Stenson

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Unknown: Tom Keating

Unknown: Roger Wilkes.

Producer: Diana Stenson

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Six programmes exploring the legacy of reputation inherited by succeeding generations from people who made headlines in their day. 4: Victorian Sex Goddess

In 1886, the British public was treated to the longest, most sensational divorce case in history. Roger Wilkes recounts the sordid wrangle between the syphilitic Lord Colin Campbell and his beautiful progressive wife, with reflections from the present Lady Colin Campbell on her scandalous predecessor. Producer Diana Stenson

Contributors

Unknown: Roger Wilkes

Unknown: Colin Campbell

Unknown: Lady Colin Campbell

Producer: Diana Stenson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911123]

Unknown: Roger Wilkes

Unknown: Colin Campbell

Unknown: Lady Colin Campbell

Producer: Diana Stenson

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Six programmes exploring the legacy of reputation inherited by succeeding generations from people who made headlines in their day.

5: The Lacemaker's

Daughter

The dazzling Mrs Freda DudleyWardisnowa shadowy figure of 1930s high society, but for 16 years she was the discreet confidante and long-suffering mistress of the Prince of Wales. Her daughter Lady Angela Laycock recalls her "dashing, pretty mother and golden childhood". Presented by Roger Wilkes.

Producer Diana Stenson

Contributors

Unknown: Mrs Freda

Unknown: Angela Laycock

Presented By: Roger Wilkes.

Producer: Diana Stenson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911130]

Unknown: Mrs Freda

Unknown: Angela Laycock

Presented By: Roger Wilkes.

Producer: Diana Stenson

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The final programme in the series.

An Ideal Grandpa?

In 1895, one ofBritain's most sensational court casesbroughtaboutthe ruin of wit and playwright Oscar Wilde. Five years later, he died penniless in Paris and the family changed its name.

Grandson Merlin Holland reflects on his legacy of genius and scandal from the grandfather he never knew.

Presented by Roger Wilkes. Producer Diana Stenson

Contributors

Unknown: Oscar Wilde.

Unknown: Merlin Holland

Presented By: Roger Wilkes.

Producer: Diana Stenson

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Unknown: Oscar Wilde.

Unknown: Merlin Holland

Presented By: Roger Wilkes.

Producer: Diana Stenson

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