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WOMAN'S HOUR

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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
Introduced by Marjorie Anderson and including
' Week-End Shopping Basket': Louise Davies gives listeners in the south of England an idea of what is available just now
' Premature Baby': the last of five daily programmes from Birmingham to celebrate the twenty-first anniversary of the world-famous work for premature babies at the Sorrento Hospital
' Furniture is My Hobby': Ruth Cockerton describes how the hobby started and what came of it
' Looking Back': Ria Moony , producer at the Abbey Theatre, Dublin, and actress, recalls some strange coincidences
' London Fashion Fortnight': Mary Hill gives an impression of the things she has seen and the people she has met during these two weeks when Britain's fashion merchandise is on show to buyers from all over the world
Serial: 'The Diary of Fanny Burney. ' Extracts selected by Becky Cocking. Read by Mary O'Farrell

Contributors

Introduced By: Marjorie Anderson
Unknown: Louise Davies
Unknown: Ruth Cockerton
Unknown: Ria Moony
Unknown: Mary Hill
Unknown: Fanny Burney.
Unknown: Becky Cocking.
Read By: Mary O'Farrell

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