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Ship-Shape and Bristol Fashion

on Regional Programme London

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Devised by Cyril Roberts and Francis Dillon
Produced by Francis Dillon
(From West)
Bristol was once the second city in England. Its merchants made slavery and privateering a business, but they also made Bristol famous in every corner of the world. In this pageant of great merchants and romantic story of enterprising and adventurous traders, listeners will hear of the great days of the merchant adventurers, together with many other interesting events presented in dramatic form.


Cyril Roberts
Francis Dillon
Produced By:
Francis Dillon

Regional Programme London

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Regional Programme is a radio channel that started transmitting on the 9th March 1930 and ended on the 9th September 1939. It was replaced by BBC Home Service.

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