Episodes

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[R4 BD=19940407]

Former armed robber John

Williams reads the first of six extracts from his autobiography.

"In the winter of 1948, 1 committed the first offence of being born. Three months later I was placed into the care of Dr Barnardo's at Barkingside in Essex...." Producer Chris Paling

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940414]

John Williams reads the second extract from his autobiography. "1966, I'd left the care of Dr Barnardo's three years before, but I hadn't left behind me the compulsion to steal." Producer Chris Paling

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940414]

Unknown: John Williams

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940421]

Former armed robber John Williams reads from his autobiography. Producer Chris Paling

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940421]

Unknown: John Williams

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940428]

Former armed robber John Williams reads the fourth of six extracts from his autobiography. Producer Chris Paling

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940428]

Unknown: John Williams

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940505]

Former armed robber John Williams reads from his autobiography. "As the doorofthe police carwas opened, I bent my head to slip meekly into the back seat. My life was finished but I didn't want to die in prison." Producer Chris Paling

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940505]

Unknown: John Williams

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940512]

Former armed robber John Williams reads the final extract from his autobiography. Producer Chris Paling

BBC BOOK: Silver Threads is now available

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19940512]

Unknown: John Williams