Tim SMIT (1937-)

Tim Smit

Tim Smit at home in April 2007

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Interviews

THIS IS YOUR LIFE - Tim Smit, Dutch-born musician and entrepreneur, famous for his work on the ‘Lost Gardens of Heligan’, was surprised by Michael Aspel at another of his initiatives - the Eden Project in Cornwall.


Tim’s show was recorded on September 11 2001 - the day now referred to as 9/11


“Oh my god - I don’t believe this”

Tim Smit recalls his experience of This Is Your Life in an exclusive interview recorded in April 2007

Screenshots of Tim Smit This Is Your Life (click images to enlarge)

programme details...

  • Edition No: 1083
  • Subject No: 1058
  • Broadcast date: Thur 8 Nov 2001
  • Broadcast time: 8.30-9pm
  • Recorded: Tues 11 Sep 2001
  • Venue: Teddington Studios
  • Series: 42
  • Edition: 4
  • Code Name: Garden

on the guest list...

  • Anne - mother
  • Jan - father
  • Geena - stepmother
  • Vicky - sister
  • Candy - wife
  • Laura - daughter
  • Sam - son
  • Alex - son
  • Jo - Alex's partner
  • Richard Taylor
  • Mike Snaith
  • Konrad Bartelski
  • Charlie Scarbeck
  • Adrian Ashcroft
  • Terry Campbell
  • Paul Travers
  • John Nelson
  • Stefan Buczacki
  • Helene Merman-Smit
  • Mary Woodvine
  • Filmed tributes:
  • Diarmuid Gavin
  • Prue Leith
  • Trevor Bayliss
  • Alvin Stardust
  • Twiggy
  • Caron Keating
  • John Willis

production team...

  • Researcher: Deborah Cowan
  • Writer: Joe Steeples
  • Director: John Gorman
  • Series Producer: Jack Crawshaw
  • Producer: Sue Green
  • Executive Producer: John Longley
names listed in bold indicate subjects of This Is Your Life
Series 42: Michael Winner > Shaun Williamson > Paddy Ashdown > Tim Smit > Babs Powell > Saeed Jaffrey > Paul Young > Julian Clary > Jonah Lomu > Rosemary Conley > Ian Woosnam > Bill Oddie > Fern Britton > Nick Ross > Ray & Trevor Powles > Stephanie Cook > Ian Lavender > Jenny Seagrove > Anita Dobson > Henry Sandon > Linda Barker > Brigit Forsyth > Christina Noble > Claire Sweeney > Lloyd Scott > Julian Fellowes