What The Papers Say: The People

By David Brockman

A (hopefully) complete listing of the presenters, and some of the actor/readers who have appeared on What The Papers Say over its 50 years of broadcasting.

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WTPS Presenters 1956-2006

(In alphabetical order)

David Aaronovitch
Andrew Alexander
Nancy Banks Smith
Richard Boston
Mark Boxer
Rosie Boycott
Melvyn Bragg
Alistair Cambell
Beatrix Campbell
James Cameron
Claud Cockburn
Alastair Cooke
Anna Coote
Alan Coren
Janet Daley
Russell Davies
William Davies
Hunter Davies
Bill Deedes
John Diamond
Harold Evans
Sebastian Faulks
George Ffitch
Peter Fiddick
Paul Foot
Michael Foot
Antonia Fraser
Michael Frayn
Clement Freud
David Frost
Angela Gordon
Roy Greenslade
Bill Grundy
Stuart Hall
Vincent Hanna
William Hardcastle
Russell Harty
Max Hastings
Roy Hattersley
Ian Hislop
Godfrey Hodgson
Simon Hoggart
Mary Holland
Anthony Howard
Will Hutton
Brian Inglis
Richard Ingrams
Clive James
Derek Jameson
Peter Jay
Peter Jenkins
Clive Jenkins
Paul Johnson
Boris Johnson
Ludovic Kennedy
Bruce Kent
Thomas Kielinger
Miles Kington
Larry Lamb
Julia Langdon
Nigella Lawson
Dominic Lawson
Lynda Lee-Potter
Ann Leslie
Bernard Levin
Magnus Linklater
Richard Littlejohn
Ken Livingstone
Margo Macdonald
Donald Macintyre
David Mahlowe
Andrew Marr
Kingsley Martin
George Melly
Austin Mitchell
Chris Moncrieff
Jane Moore
Bill Morris
Chris Mullin
Andrew Neil
Fintan O'Toole
Michael Parkinson
Matthew Parris
Tony Parsons
Allison Pearson
John Peel
John Pilger
Chapman Pincher
Peter Preston
Adam Raphael
Andrew Rawnsley
Brian Redhead
William Rees-Mogg
George Reid
Steve Richards
Ann Robinson
Robert Robinson
Alan Rusbridger
William Rushton
William Self
Peter Shore
David Steel
Janet Street-Porter
Christopher Silvester
Laurie Taylor
Polly Toynbee
Donald Trelford
Jill Tweedie
Brian Walden
Auberon Waugh
Francis Wheen
Michael White
Peregrine Worsthorne
David Yelland
Hugo Young

Actor/Readers on WTPS

Malcolm Brown
Delia Corrie
Bill Croasdale
Jayne Dowell
Jimmy Hibbert
David Mahlowe
John McGregor
Ray Moore
Don Murray-Hendersdon
Martin Oldfield
Daphne Oxenford
Brian Trueman
Peter Wheeler

Have we missed any? If so, please let us know.

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