A ten-part series.
8:Give Peace a Chance
Political involvement from the 60s anti-war protest to his 70s involvement with New
York radicals and harassment by the FBI. Featuring Yoko Ono , author Jon Wiener ,
David Peel and archive material of John Lennon. Presenter Simon Mayo. Producer Kevin Howlett
Radio 1's alternative comedy show, with sketches, stand-up and the odd spot of audience participation. With David Baddiel , Rob Newman ,
Punt and Dennis and the Tracey Brothers.
Producer Armando lannucci
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