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WOMAN'S HOUR

Synopsis

We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
A daily programme for women at home
Introduced by Jean Metcalfe and including
A visitor from the Home Service, the Friday morning doctor
' From a Man's Point of View:
Midday Starvation.' John Merrett discusses the meals women eat when left to themselves
' Family Holiday': Frances Stewart describes a cycling holiday In Holland that she and her husband and two young children organised for themselves last April
' First Impressions of Stratford': Mary Manton recalls a memorable day
' The Journey Through Space': an extract from Laurens van der Post's ' Venture to the Interior,' read by Wensley Pithey

Contributors

Introduced By: Jean Metcalfe
Unknown: John Merrett
Unknown: Frances Stewart
Unknown: Mary Manton
Unknown: Laurens van Der
Read By: Wensley Pithey

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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.

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