Joan Thirkettle

Joan Thirkettle (14 September 1947 – 11 May 1996) was a British television journalist, radio personality and writer. She was one of the first female reporters to work for ITN, and was part of a team which won the broadcaster a Royal Television Society Award in 1994 for their coverage of the death of Labour Party leader John Smith.

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Birth dateSeptember 14, 1947
Date of deathMay 11, 1996
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