Programme Index

Discover 10,058,352 listings and 231,007 playable programmes from the BBC

First of two talks by W. G. Hoskins
Food, drink, housing, illness, the weather, these are the elementary conditions of life which most historians tend to neglect in writing history. W. G. Hoskins , Reader in Economic History in the University of Oxford, examines the connection between harvests and mortality in pre-industrial England.

Contributors

Unknown:
W. G. Hoskins
Reader:
G. Hoskins

by David Richards with Anthony Jacobs as The Poet
A dramatic poem by a young Welsh poet on the death of the Spanish poet Federico Garcia Lorca
Music composed and played by FREDDIE PHILLIPS
Produced by R. D. SMITH
Second broadcast

Contributors

Unknown:
David Richards
Unknown:
Anthony Jacobs
Unknown:
Federico Garcia
Played By:
Freddie Phillips
Produced By:
R. D. Smith
Ignacio:
Peter Marinker
Plerlimpnin:
Norman Wynne
Belissa:
Celia Hewitt
Adcla:
Sylvia Bidmead
First Rider:
Hamlyn Benson
Second Rider:
Timothy Harley
Woman:
Nan Marriott-Watson
Husband:
Gordon Gardner
Yerma:
Margaret Gordon

A re-assessment of John Clare by ERIC ROBINSON with readings from his poetry and prose by HUGH Dickson , BASIL JONES and PETER AUGUSTINE
The programme, based on new sources of information, includes some previously unpublished poems.
Eric Robinson Is joint Editor with Geoffrey Summerfield of the new edition of John Clare 's' Shepherd's Calendar ' and of ' The Later Poems of John Clare ' both published this year

Contributors

Unknown:
John Clare
Unknown:
Eric Robinson
Unknown:
Hugh Dickson
Unknown:
Basil Jones
Unknown:
Peter Augustine
Unknown:
Eric Robinson
Unknown:
Geoffrey Summerfield
Unknown:
John Clare
Unknown:
John Clare

Third Programme

Appears in

About this data

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