Exciting Times in the Accounts DepartmentBMJ 1995; 311 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.311.7012.1105 (Published 21 October 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;311:1105
- Jeff Aronson
Paul Vaughan Sinclair-Stevenson, pounds sterling17.99, pp 237 ISBN 1 85619 526 0
Although received pronunciation—once de rigueur among serious broadcasters—has made way for regional accents (on the whole a welcome change), it is still to be heard. One of its best known exponents is Paul Vaughan, familiar as the voice-over on Horizon and as a presenter of Radio 4's Kaleidoscope and Radio 3's Record Review. It is therefore surprising that this volume of autobiography is more about medicine than broadcasting.
In 1950, aged 25 (his earlier years have been described in a previous book, Something in …