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Ilmington Meets the Microphone

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Life and Music from a Warwickshire
Village
THE VILLAGE OF ILMINGTON lies to the west of the Stratford-Oxford main road. Ilmington is in Warwickshire. An attempt was recently made to have it transferred from Warwickshire to Gloucestershire. The story goes that at the height of the controversy, a resident was asked which he preferred, and plumped for Warwickshire ' because it's so mortal cold on top of they Glahstcrsheer hills '. It has an interesting old church, and fine old manor-house. Simon de Montfort , who was killed at the Battle of Evesham, lived there ; several of the de Montforts were Rectors. The manor-house is now the residence of Mr. Spenser Flower , who comperes this village feature. Inhabitants will describe the life of the village, and the talk will be broken up with music and snatches of song.

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Unknown: Simon de Montfort
Unknown: Mr. Spenser Flower

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Ilmington Meets the Microphone

Regional Programme Midland, 2 June 1934 21.15






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