Named as One of the Six Wisest People in the UKSaturday, 02 April 2011 06:02
Dorothy Rowe Named As
One of the Six Wisest People in the UK
In January 2004 Saga Magazine published The Wise List, the people in the UK who the magazine stated ‘had that laudable quality of wisdom. With this list, we aimed both to recognise and celebrate wisdom in a world which more often tends to celebrate beauty or wealth.’ Dorothy Rowe was listed as one of the fifty wisest people in the UK.
Saga Magazine then asked readers for their nominations for the “wisest of them all” from the list of 50. In April 2004 Emma Soames, the editor of the magazine, wrote that ‘the response has been magnificent. I won’t call them winners, as the Wise List is not a competition, but the six people who received the most votes were:
The Wisdom Interview, Radio National,
Dorothy Rowe recorded an interview with Peter Thompson for