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TV role for Egyptologist Joann

Wednesday December 23 2015

Joann Fletcher Joann Fletcher

A BARNSLEY woman who is a world respected Egyptologist has a new series starting on the BBC.

Joann Fletcher stars in a four-part documentary which airs from January 4.

Prof Fletcher has loved Egypt since she was a little girl. She recalled looking at photos in her parents’ history books and also researching the subject at Barnsley library.

She added: “I love absolutely everything about Egypt - there is nothing I don’t like. 

“Barnsley library was brilliant - I must have taken out every book on Egypt.”

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Reply Posted by yorkshire Lady on Wednesday December 23 2015 at 22:09
I love this lady and "Her" Egypt. I am so looking forward to her next Lecture on TV on her favourite subject

Reply Posted by Steven James on Thursday December 24 2015 at 09:20
Passionate and a great presenter AND one of our own ;)

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