Tony Grant's Letter To Alistair

The BBC producer Tony Grant worked on Alistair Cooke's Letter from America for more than ten years and in this programme he recalls what it was like working with the veteran commentator.

Tony talks of visiting Cooke in his apartment in New York City, includes examples of the man's wit and wisdom going back fifty years and some Cooke moments which have never before been broadcast.

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The BBC producer Tony Grant worked on Alistair Cooke's Letter from America for more than ten years and in this programme he recalls what it was like working with the veteran commentator.

Tony talks of visiting Cooke in his apartment in New York City, includes examples of the man's wit and wisdom going back fifty years and some Cooke moments which have never before been broadcast.