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A daily programme for women at home
Introduced by Jean Metcalfe and including
' Reading Your Letters': a programme of comments, stories, and criticisms sent to Woman's
Hour by listeners from all parts of the country
' This Acting Lark ' : a talk by David Broomfield
' Meeting for Music': Yvonne Arnaud and Sophie Wyss meet to sing, play, and talk about some of the music they enjoy
'Old Wives' Tales,' by a doctor.
Serial: ' A Woman Among Savages.' The story of Mary Kingsley by Helen Simpson. Abridged by Nontando Jabavu. Read by Georgie Henschel


Introduced By:
Jean Metcalfe
Talk By:
David Broomfield
Yvonne Arnaud
Sophie Wyss
Mary Kingsley
Helen Simpson.
Abridged By:
Nontando Jabavu.
Read By:
Georgie Henschel

5-The Briton at Work
There are more than twenty-three million men and women at work in Britain today, from business executives to machine operatives, from artists to office boys. Contributors to this programme come from mining, shipbuilding, gauge and tool making, the textile and pottery industries, from the workshops of the silver-smith and the cabinet-maker and represent the tradition of craftsmanship which is so important a part of the British heritage
Introduced by William Holt
Programme devised and produced by Rosemary Jellis


Introduced By:
William Holt
Produced By:
Rosemary Jellis

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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More