How a Woman"s Hour question about her husband"s love affair silenced Jilly Cooper


How a Woman”s Hour question about her husband”s love affair silenced Jilly Cooper

Jilly and Leo Cooper: Their marriage has survived his affair

Jilly and Leo Cooper: Their marriage has survived his affair – but the subject led to an awkward silence when Jilly was questioned about it on Woman”s Hour

Jenni Murray questioned Mrs Cooper about her suggestion that an affair might blow over if you turn a blind eye

Jenni Murray questioned Mrs Cooper about her suggestion that an affair might blow over if you turn a blind eye

In sickness and health: Jilly and Leo Cooper in 1982

In sickness and health: Jilly and Leo Cooper in 1982. The affair referred to was when he had kept a mistress, Sarah Johnson, for six years