NEW In the first of a new six-part M series, Edward Blishen , himself a diarist for over 60 years, discovers how private lives are shaken by world events using extracts from diaries of two world wars. These include a soldier on leave, desperate to taste the pleasures of life before returning to his battalion on the Somme; a young nurse, sneaking out for a date with a handsome French patient; the writings of a pacifist; and the secret diary of a prisoner-of-war in the Far East, his own "personal act of defiance". Producer Kate McAII
Peggy won't letup.
Written by Graham Harvey. Director Tim Coleman
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A Young Person's Guide to the National Youth Jazz Orchestra
As the NYJO approaches its 30th birthday, Paul Vaughan goes to Newbury to see the band in action. He meets the current musicians, an "old boy" who still composes for them, and the founder of the feast, Bill Ashton.
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