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Sixth-formers of Walbottle High School Newcastle and special guest
Major-General H. G. Woods (retired) discuss the subject of National Service and ask such questions as: Should National Service be enforced again?
Should it apply to both men and women?
Would such conscription improve juvenile delinquency?
How would it affect students who wish to continue their education? Would they have to do their service before or after earning their degrees, or would they be exempted from service?
How long should a term of service last-for instance, two or five years? Andy Peebles referees Radio l's open forum-an opportunity for schools and clubs to choose a subject, provide a panel and even pick the music. Add a couple of invited 'experts and the result is an hour's uninhibited argument interspersed with the début performance of seven young DJS. Producers DAVID WINTER and SUE DAVIES
If you. your school or club have strong views on any subject that needs a good airing, contact: Talkabout, BBC Radio 1, London W1A 4WW


General H. G. Woods
Andy Peebles

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