School of History, Classics & Archaeology

Dr Wendy Ugolini on BBC Radio's 'Archive on 4'

British History lecturer, Dr Wendy Ugolini, appeared on BBC Radio's 'Archive on 4' programme, on Saturday 27 April 2013.

The episode, called ‘Collar the Lot’, discussed the internment of Italians in Britain during the Second World War, after Winston Churchill ordered that they should be arrested as 'enemy aliens'.

Wartime survivors gave expert testimony alongside Dr Ugolini and other academics.

The programme was presented by Scots/Italian actor Tom Conti, whose father Alfonso was interned on the Isle of Man.

Listen in

The programme is available to listen to, via BBC Radio iPlayer, until Friday 3 May 2013.