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News, views, people and music from Britain's black communities presented by Juliet Alexander and Vince Herbert.
Clive Lloyd : on the eve of the Lord's 'test match Ebony profiles the West Indies captain with the help of Viv Richards and Ian Botham.
Bring on de fastest man you got', says De Master Batsman, Trinidad's dialect humorist Paul Keens Douglas. Inquest on Inquests: Ebony reports on the operation of the coroner's system and hears from critics of the inquest procedure who believe that it fails to answer the questions raised by deaths in suspicious circumstances.
Series producer CHRISTOPHER GRAHAM BBC Bristol


Presented By: Juliet Alexander
Presented By: Vince Herbert.
Unknown: Clive Lloyd
Unknown: Viv Richards
Unknown: Ian Botham.
Unknown: Paul Keens Douglas.
Producer: Roy Chapman
Producer: Christopher Graham

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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.

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