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The British are often described as complacent, resistant to change. inefficient, too easy-going, and not too fond of a full day's work. Is this true?
Introduced by EDGAR LUSTGARTEN
Produced by George Fischer
Broadcast in the series Focus on May 2

Contributors

Introduced By:
Edgar Lustgarten
Produced By:
George Fischer

visits Herne Bay
On Stage: PEGGY MOUNT talks about her life and her career
It's A Man's World?: a light-hearted discussion between JEAN ROOK , Woman's Editor, Daily Sketch, and HUMPHREY LYTTELTON, with PADDY FEENY in the chair
Traveller with a Song: SHIRLEY ABICAIR and her zither
A Breath of Sea Air: GEORGE VILLIERS with memories of the seaside
We'll Sing You a Song: local choirs and the audience in the theatre and at home join in community singing led by TED TAYLOR at the piano
Introduced by STEVE RACE
Produced by Rosemary Hart and Anne Catchpole
Presented before an invited audience at the Pier Pavilion. Herne Bay

Contributors

Unknown:
Herne Bay
Unknown:
Jean Rook
Unknown:
Paddy Feeny
Song:
Shirley Abicair
Unknown:
George Villiers
Unknown:
Ted Taylor
Introduced By:
Steve Race
Produced By:
Rosemary Hart
Produced By:
Anne Catchpole

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe
The book by C. S. Lewis abridged as a serial reading in seven parts by NAOMI LEWIS
Read by DAVID DAVIS
PART 6
Edmund ts saved from the Witch by a rescue party that Asian has sent out. She isn'finished though -at the Stone Table she faces Asian and reminds him that by the terms of the Deep Magic the life of every traitor is forfeited to her, so Edmund must be returned.

Contributors

Book By:
C. S. Lewis
Unknown:
Naomi Lewis
Read By:
David Davis

A series of portraits of top scientists drawn from their own mouths
Dr. Giles Brindley , F.R.S. physiologist of Cambridge University talks to MARY GOLDRING of The Economist and DAVID WILSON
BBC Science Correspondent
Giles Brindley is the ' academic scientist ' of the series. He first graduated in Cambridge and has spent most of his subsequent life there researching on eye and brain. Habitually he travels by bicycle-and his main hobby is improving musical instruments.
A Science Unit production

Contributors

Unknown:
Dr. Giles Brindley
Unknown:
Mary Goldring
Unknown:
David Wilson

BBC Home Service Basic

About BBC Home Service

BBC Home Service is a radio channel that started transmitting on the 1st September 1939 and ended on the 29th September 1967.

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