Audio recording of event on 7 June 2011
Dennis Canavan has had a 33-year political career as a councillor, MP and MSP. It has made him one of the most colourful politicians to grace the halls of Holyrood.
With political correspondent Brian Taylor discussed his fascinating book, 'Let the people decide — The autobiography of Dennis Canavan'.
An appreciative audience heard him talk openly about his
extraordinary and fascinating life of devoted service to Scottish
and UK politics.
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