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A weekly programme about work in the world of science
An Ecologist in the Falklands by J. B. Cragg
Professor of Zoology in the University of Durham
Professor Cragg returned recently from a visit to the Falkland Islands. In this programme he describes some of the ecological changes that have followed the elimination of the wild cattle population of these islands and its replacement by the monoculture of sheep.


Unknown: J. B. Cragg


A gardening weekly
Introduced by Roy Hay
Constance Spry makes some suggestions for Easter flowers for church decoration
Fred Streeter's Choice: campanula pyramidalis
L. P. Smith describes how to minimise the effects of spring frost


Introduced By: Roy Hay


A weekly magazine of interest to motorists
Arranged and introduced by Bill Hartley including:
How Times Have Changed!: Nevil Lloyd examines some car ' small ads ' of twenty years ago The Lawyer: Buying a car on approval
Tips on the care of your car: Getting ready for Easter
The week's motoring news
Edited by H. Saunders-Jacobs


Introduced By: Bill Hartley
Edited By: H. Saunders-Jacobs

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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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