Detail: k.d. lang, Le Meridien Hotel, London by Jill Furmanovsky, 1992
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Danish comedienne, actress and writer Sandi Toksvig has written plays and musicals for the theatre, published three novels, several travel titles and many children’s books. She can be heard regularly on BBC Radio 4, most notably as the presenter of the travel programme Excess Baggage and host of The News Quiz. In 2008 she was named Broadcaster of the Year at the Stonewall Awards.

Toksvig's selection includes:


'...it is her androgynous good looks and tendency to strut on the stage which warms many lesbian hearts.'

Sandi Toksvig