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When the Whistle Blows

on BBC Radio 4 FM

In Flagstaff, Arizona, 100 freight trains a day sound their deafening horns at the level crossings. They interrupt phone calls, awaken residents in the middle of the night - and delight aficionados. Sound recordist Diane Hope investigates the efforts of law-makers to silence the horns. Producer Matt Thompson


Diane Hope
Matt Thompson

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