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Peter Jefferson began his career with the BBC in 1964, and spent most of his time as a radio announcer and newsreader. This is how he came upon the Shipping Forecast, which he was to present for over 40 years. He retired in 2009, but he went on to become a freelance voice, working for Radio 4 and also Eastenders, Panorama, My Family, The Bill, Quote/Unquote and more.

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And Now the Shipping Forecast by Peter Jefferson
And Now the Shipping Forecast
Peter Jefferson
An affectionate memoir of the Shipping Forecast by Peter Jefferson, who read it for over 40 years. Peter explains its history, its operation, and what it's like to read this bulletin. The Shipping Forecast is a much-loved part of the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/05/2011

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