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Mrs Ackroyd Explores Her Roots

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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.
Les Barker presents a New Year yomp through the oeuvre of the man known to his friends as the "folk laureate". Tonight's leavenings from the leaf mould of traditional life include Cosmo, Prince of Denmark, The Lonely Little Lemming, The Sword in the Scone and She Moves
Through the Fair.
Featuring Alison Younger with Chris Harvey , Norma Waterson , Eliza Carthy ,
Lesley Davies and Martin Carthy.

Contributors

Unknown: Alison Younger
Unknown: Chris Harvey
Unknown: Norma Waterson
Unknown: Eliza Carthy
Unknown: Lesley Davies
Unknown: Martin Carthy.

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Mrs Ackroyd Explores Her Roots

BBC Radio 2, 3 January 1996 20.30






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