Jochem van Gelder was in Willem Wever often confronted with fears

Present the program Willem Wever has Jochem van Gelder of various fears rid. That, he told me Friday night on NPO Radio 5, which was used to look back on 25 years of Willem Wever.

The jubileumseizoen of the program where questions from children are answered, going to Sunday start.

To find the answers, the presenters, often with the questioner on a journey. “We are in the seven years that I could do really been everywhere,” says Van Gelder.

“From Lapland to the Congo: in the nineties, everything was still possible. That was sometimes quite tough, because I have best reisangst. After three days, I want to go home. But I have to me there for the program really needed to be.”

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One of the most impressive items that he made, was filmed at the Twin Towers in New York.

“Job-Jan had the question raised as to how the windows of skyscrapers to be cleaned,” recalls Van Gelder. “We set high: we went so don’t look at a tall building in Rotterdam, but when the Twin Towers in New York. We were together with the official window cleaner in his machine that he for that work.”

But Van Gelder had also a fear of heights. “I can of that conversation, little more remember”, admits the presenter. “I mainly wanted to quickly finish the item and get out of that receptacle.”

The KRO-NCRV is twenty years later still on Willem Wever addressed. “People in their thirties who suddenly questions:” I once had a question sent in, why did I never heard anything about them?’ I am very proud that I do my part on the program have been able to contribute.”

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