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S2 EP5: DAWN FRENCH - show notes


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S2 EP5: DAWN FRENCH - summary

The lovely Dawn French chats to Olly about her love of cider, her love of the west-country and her love of her husband - among many other lovely things - including an exclusive insight into her new book!

S2 EP5: DAWN FRENCH - timeline

  • 04:35 - Richard Osman is a British television presenter best known for the quiz show Pointless
  • 05:02 - the biodynamic tasting calendar can be found as an app here
  • 06:36 - scrumpy is a type of strong cider, mostly made in Cornwall
  • 10:05 - Dawn married her husband Mark Bignell in April 2013
  • 14:06 - Franco Zeffirelli is an Italian film director
  • 18:30 - Jennifer Saunders performed with Dawn French from the beginning of their careers in comedy
  • 18:45 - Dawn met Jennifer at Central School of Speech and Drama
  • 24:53 - Fowey Valley first made a sparkling vintage cider, made in the champagne style
  • 27:24 - Richard Curtis is a British screenwriter
  • 27:26 - Dawn starred in the BBC television sitcom The Vicar of Dibley between 1994 and 1998

S2 EP5: DAWN FRENCH - production notes

  • Recorded on 15 June 2017 in Cornwall
  • Hosted by Olly Smith
  • Produced and edited by Richard Hemming MW
  • Mastered by David Thomas
  • Hardware list: 2 x AT-2020 condenser microphones with pop shields, Zoom H6 digital recorder, ATH-M20X headphones
  • Software list: Audacity 2.1.3, Garageband 10.2.0