The last of six programmes exploring folk and roots music broadcasting around the world. This week American radio host Gene Shay presents a special edition of his weekly programme from WXPN Philadelphia. Producer Geoffrey Hewitt
Six programmes in which Alan Whicker celebrates a career in travel journalism by looking back over his best-known reports for Whicker's World. 1: Pioneers
In this programme, he recalls meeting a self-appointed Prince of the Australian
Outback and a couple who have lived alone on a deserted island for almost half a century.
Producer Jules Wilkinson
+ Alan Whicker 's
Questionnaire: page 18
A six-part series during Lent that takes a look at some of the world's oldest songs. In the fourth programme, Rabbi YY Rubenstein and friends from the Samaritans are among those who look again at Psalm 88 - / Have Stretched Out My Hands to Thee.
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