June 17th, 2009

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Jamie Bamber on BBC RADIO 4 - Monday 29 June 2009

Jamie will read the book of the week "The Last Champion: The Life Of Fred Perry Ep 1/5"  from Monday 29 June to Friday 3 July  9.45-10.00 am on BBC RADIO 4. The BBC Press Office has announced  this today.

Fred Perry was one of the world's first truly international sportsmen. He dominated tennis in the Thirties and was winning the Wimbledon Championship three times in succession. The Last Champion provides insights into extraordinary life of Fred Perry, his work ethic, his glamorous off-court lifestyle and his determination to make a living from sport.