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Woman's Hour


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Introduced by Mary Hill and including:
'Green Fingers': Frances Perry gives advice on taking cuttings and making them root
'Talking It Over with Marian Cutler': an attempt to help listeners find a solution to some of their personal problems. (BBC recording)
'Rights-of-Way': Victor Bonham-Carter describes a survey he undertook with two neighbours for the Parish Council
'Just Take the Underground': Janet McLeod remembers the first time she came to London twenty years ago
'My Job,' by Mary Coules , who was the first woman sub-editor to be employed by Reuters' news agency
Serial: 'The Tragedy of the Korosko,' by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Abridged by Barbara Henderson. Read by Ronald Simpson


Introduced By: Mary Hill
Unknown: Frances Perry
Unknown: Marian Cutler
Unknown: Victor Bon
Unknown: Janet McLeod
Unknown: Mary Coules
Unknown: Sir Arthur Conan
Abridged By: Barbara Henderson.
Read By: Ronald Simpson

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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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