Herbert, Jocelyn (5 of 28) National Sound Archive: General Collection
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Interviewee's homes in London and Hampshire
Herbert, Jocelyn 1917-2003 (speaker, female)
Courtney, Cathy (speaker, female)
Part 5: Portmeirion in childhood. Childhood adventures with Richard Hughes (known as Dickon); sister, Crystal being one of the children on which a character in Hughes’ A High Wind in Jamaica is based. Mentions Dylan Thomas would visit JH’s childhood home. John Pudney, JH’s brother in law. Mentions poet George Barker was a neighbour of JH’s parents.
Life story interview with Jocelyn Herbert (1917-2003), theatre designer.