Programme Index

Discover 9,877,225 listings and 221,554 playable programmes from the BBC

City Close-Up

on BBC Radio 3

1: Blackburn looks back
JEREMY SEABROOK has spent several months investigating and discovering the life of a Lancashire cotton town, warts and all, in conversation with over a hundred Blackburnians. This programme looks at the heyday of cotton - at least for the owners - the period up to 1914.


Jeremy Seabrook
Produced By:
Chris Cuthbertson

BBC Radio 3

About BBC Radio 3

Live music and the arts: broadcasts more live music than any other radio network. Classical music is its core. Genres include world and new music, jazz, speech and drama.

Appears in

Suggest an Edit

We are trying to reflect the information printed in the Radio Times magazine.

  • Press the 'Suggest an Edit' button
  • Type in any changes to the title, synopsis or contributor information using the Radio Times Style Guide for reference.
  • Click the Submit Edits button.
    Your changes will be sent for verification and if accepted, will appear in due course More