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From the West Country
Going to Work: Endd Williams describes her daily ride across the Quamtocks on horseback
An English Countrywoman in Normandy: Anne Ontzen talks about her life in a small French town
Marrying a Farmer: as Mary Lamgdon says there's never a dull moment'
Cornish Flower Farm: James Thorburn interviews Marjorie Clarry on her holding at Newlyn overlooking Mount's Bay
The Garden: how Dawn Mooney gave up a job in the Civil Service to tend a famous garden in Scotland
Short Notice: Doris Elliott describes her last minute preparations for an important visit to London
0 Rugged Land of Gold ' by Martha Martin
Abridged by Honor Wyatt
Read by Peggy Hassard
Programme introduced by Margaret Court


Unknown: Endd Williams
Talks: Anne Ontzen
Unknown: Mary Lamgdon
Unknown: James Thorburn
Unknown: Marjorie Clarry
Unknown: Dawn Mooney
Unknown: Doris Elliott
Unknown: Martha Martin
Read By: Peggy Hassard
Introduced By: Margaret Court

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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.

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