Joe to feature on BBC Look East Friday 26th January on BBC1 from 6.30pm

Just yesterday I was excited to find the irrepressible BBC Look East Senior Reporter Mike Liggins on the other end of my telephone!

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In preparation for Holocaust Memorial Day he was off to visit and interview Joe Stirling and wanted to ask ‘his biographer’ for some facts and figures!  I also emailed some of the photos from my book Escaping Hitler. When I see Joe tomorrow at the Holocaust Memorial Service at Norwich Cathedral I will ask him how it feels to be interviewed for BBC Television.  One day…..  Meantime, if you live in the Eastern Region do take a look at the film tomorrow night.  The story will also feature on the Look East website over this coming weekend.  The link is as below:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006mj5w

This photo shows Joe with the journalist from the now defunct Mustard TV when he was interviewed a couple of years ago.  I imagine yesterday the scene was quite similar. Joe has just emailed to say that Mike was there with him for over two hours and insisted on help Joe to make a cup of tea. He sounds like a lovely man!

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