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A series of programmes made specially for audiences in the BBC regions and now seen for the first time throughout the UK.
Tonight from BBC Scotland The Chiel Amang Us
A special programme to commemorate the life and loves of Scotland's national poet Robert Burns
Lament him, Mauchline husbands a', He aften did assist ye;
For had ye staid hale weeks awa,
Your wives they ne'er had missed ye!
The real story, and the legend, of Burns's women, as told by Bill Paterson , Eileen McCallum
Robert Trotter and Mary Ann Reid Songs by Kenneth McKellar
Fiddle music by DOUGLAS LAWRENCE
Series co-ordinator FRANK GILLARD


Unknown: Robert Burns
Told By: Bill Paterson
Told By: Eileen McCallum
Told By: Robert Trotter
Told By: Mary Ann Reid
Songs By: Kenneth McKellar
Music By: Douglas Lawrence
Script By: Stephen Mulrine
Producer: Gordon Menzies
Unknown: Frank Gillard

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

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