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Johnners' It's Been A Lot of Fun

AuthorBrian Johnston

NarratorBrian Johnston

Duration1h 15m

CategoriesAdult Non-Fiction, Biography and Autobiography, Sport

PublisherAudio Go Ltd

VersionUnabridged

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Brian Johnston covered cricket for BBC Radio and Television, at home and abroad, since 1946. After Eton, Oxford and The Guards he joined the BBC only by chance. In this reading from his book he covers his career and family life from the start.

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