Best Avoided

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19900619]

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900619]

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900626]

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Producer: Kate Whitehead

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900626]

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Producer: Kate Whitehead

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900703]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900703]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900710]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900710]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910106]

Laurence Alster presents a four-part attack on the irritations of modern living.

1: Cutting Remarks Hairdressers are the programme's first victims. Producer Kate Whitehead (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Producer: Kate Whitehead

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910106]

Laurence Alster presents a four-part attack on the irritations of modern living.

1: Cutting Remarks Hairdressers are the programme's first victims. Producer Kate Whitehead (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Producer: Kate Whitehead

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910106]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910106]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910113]

This week

Laurence Alster 's attack on the irritations of modern living focuses on flying. Producer Kate Whitehead (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Producer: Kate Whitehead

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910113]

This week

Laurence Alster 's attack on the irritations of modern living focuses on flying. Producer Kate Whitehead (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Producer: Kate Whitehead

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910113]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910113]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910120]

This week Laurence Alster 's attack on the irritations of modern living focuses on car maintenance.

Producer Kate Whitehead (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Producer: Kate Whitehead

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910120]

This week Laurence Alster 's attack on the irritations of modern living focuses on car maintenance.

Producer Kate Whitehead (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Producer: Kate Whitehead

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910120]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910120]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910127]

In the last of Laurence Alster 's attacks on the irritations of modern living, he focuses on estate agents.

Producer Kate Whitehead (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Producer: Kate Whitehead

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910127]

In the last of Laurence Alster 's attacks on the irritations of modern living, he focuses on estate agents.

Producer Kate Whitehead (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Producer: Kate Whitehead

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910127]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910127]
GENOME:
[R4 BD=19900619]

Unknown: Laurence Alster

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19900626]

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Producer: Kate Whitehead

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19900703]

Unknown: Laurence Alster

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19900710]

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Producer: Kate Whitehead

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19910106]

Laurence Alster presents a four-part attack on the irritations of modern living.

1: Cutting Remarks Hairdressers are the programme's first victims. Producer Kate Whitehead (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Producer: Kate Whitehead

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19910106]

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Producer: Kate Whitehead

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19910113]

This week

Laurence Alster 's attack on the irritations of modern living focuses on flying. Producer Kate Whitehead (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Producer: Kate Whitehead

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19910113]

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Producer: Kate Whitehead

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19910120]

This week Laurence Alster 's attack on the irritations of modern living focuses on car maintenance.

Producer Kate Whitehead (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Producer: Kate Whitehead

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19910120]

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Producer: Kate Whitehead

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19910127]

In the last of Laurence Alster 's attacks on the irritations of modern living, he focuses on estate agents.

Producer Kate Whitehead (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Producer: Kate Whitehead

GENOME:
[R4 BD=19910127]

Unknown: Laurence Alster

Producer: Kate Whitehead

Programme Catalogue - Details: CUTTING REMARKS19900619

Producer: WHITEHEAD, K

Next in series: STRICTLY FOR THE BIRDS

Description

Hairdressers are the first victims of Laurence ALSTER's four-pronged attack on the irritations of modern living. Producer Kate WHITEHEAD.

Subject Categories

light entertainment programmes (genre)

barbers (hairdressers)

Broadcast history

19 Jun 1990 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

06 Jan 1991 17:40-17:50 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Laurence Alster (Author)

Kate Whitehead (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-04-20

programme catalogue - details: Cutting Remarks19900619

BBC Programme Number: 90WT2441

Recorded on 1990-04-20

Producer: WHITEHEAD, K

Next in series: STRICTLY FOR THE BIRDS

See more BEST AVOIDED programmes (4)

Description

Hairdressers are the first victims of Laurence ALSTER's four-pronged attack on the irritations of modern living. Producer Kate WHITEHEAD.

Subject Categories

light entertainment programmes (genre)

barbers (hairdressers)

Broadcast history

19 Jun 1990 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

06 Jan 1991 17:40-17:50 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Laurence Alster (Author)

Kate Whitehead (Producer)

Programme Catalogue - Details: Cutting Remarks19900619

Producer: WHITEHEAD, K

Next in series: STRICTLY FOR THE BIRDS

Description

Hairdressers are the first victims of Laurence ALSTER's four-pronged attack on the irritations of modern living.

Producer Kate WHITEHEAD.

Subject Categories

light entertainment programmes (genre)

barbers (hairdressers)

Broadcast history

19 Jun 1990 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

06 Jan 1991 17:40-17:50 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Laurence Alster (Author)

Kate Whitehead (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-04-20.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Cutting Remarks19900619

Producer: WHITEHEAD, K

Next in series: STRICTLY FOR THE BIRDS

Description

Hairdressers are the first victims of Laurence ALSTER's four-pronged attack on the irritations of modern living.

Producer Kate WHITEHEAD.

Subject Categories

light entertainment programmes (genre)

barbers (hairdressers)

Broadcast history

19 Jun 1990 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

06 Jan 1991 17:40-17:50 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Laurence Alster (Author)

Kate Whitehead (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-04-20.

Programme Catalogue - Details: PROPERTY PREDATORS19900710

Producer: WHITEHEAD, K

Previous in series: STEER CLEAR

Description

Estate agents do not escape Laurence ALSTER's wrath in the last of his four attacks on the irritations of modern living. Producer Kate WHITEHEAD.

Subject Categories

light entertainment programmes (genre)

estate agents

Broadcast history

10 Jul 1990 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

27 Jan 1991 17:40-17:50 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Laurence Alster (Author)

Kate Whitehead (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-04-20

programme catalogue - details: Property Predators19900710

BBC Programme Number: 90WT2444

Recorded on 1990-04-20

Producer: WHITEHEAD, K

Previous in series: STEER CLEAR

See more BEST AVOIDED programmes (4)

Description

Estate agents do not escape Laurence ALSTER's wrath in the last of his four attacks on the irritations of modern living. Producer Kate WHITEHEAD.

Subject Categories

light entertainment programmes (genre)

estate agents

Broadcast history

10 Jul 1990 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

27 Jan 1991 17:40-17:50 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Laurence Alster (Author)

Kate Whitehead (Producer)

Programme Catalogue - Details: Property Predators19900710

Producer: WHITEHEAD, K

Previous in series: STEER CLEAR

Description

Estate agents do not escape Laurence ALSTER's wrath in the last of his four attacks on the irritations of modern living.

Producer Kate WHITEHEAD.

Subject Categories

light entertainment programmes (genre)

estate agents

Broadcast history

10 Jul 1990 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

27 Jan 1991 17:40-17:50 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Laurence Alster (Author)

Kate Whitehead (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-04-20.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Property Predators19900710

Producer: WHITEHEAD, K

Previous in series: STEER CLEAR

Description

Estate agents do not escape Laurence ALSTER's wrath in the last of his four attacks on the irritations of modern living.

Producer Kate WHITEHEAD.

Subject Categories

light entertainment programmes (genre)

estate agents

Broadcast history

10 Jul 1990 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

27 Jan 1991 17:40-17:50 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Laurence Alster (Author)

Kate Whitehead (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-04-20.

Programme Catalogue - Details: STEER CLEAR19900703

Producer: WHITEHEAD, K

Next in series: PROPERTY PREDATORS

Previous in series: STRICTLY FOR THE BIRDS

Description

A four-pronged attack on the irritations of modern living. Car maintenance should be avoided at all costs, according to Laurence ALSTER, even though the alternative might cost an arm & a leg. Producer Kate WHITEHEAD.

Subject Categories

light entertainment programmes (genre)

car servicing and maintainance

Broadcast history

03 Jul 1990 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

21 Jan 1991 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Laurence Alster (Author)

Kate Whitehead (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-04-20

programme catalogue - details: Steer Clear19900703

BBC Programme Number: 90WT2443

Recorded on 1990-04-20

Producer: WHITEHEAD, K

Next in series: PROPERTY PREDATORS

Previous in series: STRICTLY FOR THE BIRDS

See more BEST AVOIDED programmes (4)

Description

A four-pronged attack on the irritations of modern living. Car maintenance should be avoided at all costs, according to Laurence ALSTER, even though the alternative might cost an arm & a leg. Producer Kate WHITEHEAD.

Subject Categories

light entertainment programmes (genre)

car servicing and maintainance

Broadcast history

03 Jul 1990 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

21 Jan 1991 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Laurence Alster (Author)

Kate Whitehead (Producer)

Programme Catalogue - Details: Steer Clear19900703

Producer: WHITEHEAD, K

Next in series: PROPERTY PREDATORS

Previous in series: STRICTLY FOR THE BIRDS

Description

A four-pronged attack on the irritations of modern living.

Car maintenance should be avoided at all costs, according to Laurence ALSTER, even though the alternative might cost an arm & a leg.

Producer Kate WHITEHEAD.

Subject Categories

light entertainment programmes (genre)

car servicing and maintainance

Broadcast history

03 Jul 1990 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

21 Jan 1991 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Laurence Alster (Author)

Kate Whitehead (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-04-20.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Steer Clear19900703

Producer: WHITEHEAD, K

Next in series: PROPERTY PREDATORS

Previous in series: STRICTLY FOR THE BIRDS

Description

A four-pronged attack on the irritations of modern living.

Car maintenance should be avoided at all costs, according to Laurence ALSTER, even though the alternative might cost an arm & a leg.

Producer Kate WHITEHEAD.

Subject Categories

light entertainment programmes (genre)

car servicing and maintainance

Broadcast history

03 Jul 1990 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

21 Jan 1991 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Laurence Alster (Author)

Kate Whitehead (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-04-20.

Programme Catalogue - Details: STRICTLY FOR THE BIRDS19900626

Producer: WHITEHEAD, K

Next in series: STEER CLEAR

Previous in series: CUTTING REMARKS

Description

Flying is an activity Laurence ALSTER does his best to avoid, but it's hard for a self-confessed travel addict. Producer Kate WHITEHEAD.

Subject Categories

light entertainment programmes (genre)

phobias

flying (civil aviation)

Broadcast history

26 Jun 1990 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

13 Jan 1991 17:40-17:50 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Laurence Alster (Author)

Kate Whitehead (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-04-20

programme catalogue - details: Strictly For The Birds19900626

BBC Programme Number: 90WT2442

Recorded on 1990-04-20

Producer: WHITEHEAD, K

Next in series: STEER CLEAR

Previous in series: CUTTING REMARKS

See more BEST AVOIDED programmes (4)

Description

Flying is an activity Laurence ALSTER does his best to avoid, but it's hard for a self-confessed travel addict. Producer Kate WHITEHEAD.

Subject Categories

light entertainment programmes (genre)

phobias

flying (civil aviation)

Broadcast history

26 Jun 1990 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

13 Jan 1991 17:40-17:50 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Laurence Alster (Author)

Kate Whitehead (Producer)

Programme Catalogue - Details: Strictly For The Birds19900626

Producer: WHITEHEAD, K

Next in series: STEER CLEAR

Previous in series: CUTTING REMARKS

Description

Flying is an activity Laurence ALSTER does his best to avoid, but it's hard for a self-confessed travel addict.

Producer Kate WHITEHEAD.

Subject Categories

light entertainment programmes (genre)

phobias

flying (civil aviation)

Broadcast history

26 Jun 1990 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

13 Jan 1991 17:40-17:50 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Laurence Alster (Author)

Kate Whitehead (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-04-20.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Strictly For The Birds19900626

Producer: WHITEHEAD, K

Next in series: STEER CLEAR

Previous in series: CUTTING REMARKS

Description

Flying is an activity Laurence ALSTER does his best to avoid, but it's hard for a self-confessed travel addict.

Producer Kate WHITEHEAD.

Subject Categories

light entertainment programmes (genre)

phobias

flying (civil aviation)

Broadcast history

26 Jun 1990 11:50-12:00 (RADIO 4)

13 Jan 1991 17:40-17:50 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Laurence Alster (Author)

Kate Whitehead (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-04-20.

programme catalogue - station

Radio 4