The Betjeman Letters

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Programme Catalogue - Details: 01 September 199519950901

Producer: NANCARROW, Marion

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SBH:The Betjeman Letters - Michael Williams reads a 5-part selection from the first volume of Sir John Betjeman's letters.

Abridged by Andrew Simpson.

Producer: Marion Nancarrow.

Broadcast history

01 Sep 1995 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Andrew Simpson (adap)

John Betjeman (Author)

Marion Nancarrow (Producer)

Michael Williams (rdr)

Notes: CAIRS 721105.

Programme Catalogue - Details: 01 September 199519950901

Producer: NANCARROW, Marion

Description

SBH:The Betjeman Letters - Michael Williams reads a 5-part selection from the first volume of Sir John Betjeman's letters.

Abridged by Andrew Simpson.

Producer: Marion Nancarrow.

Broadcast history

01 Sep 1995 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Andrew Simpson (adap)

John Betjeman (Author)

Marion Nancarrow (Producer)

Michael Williams (rdr)

Notes: CAIRS 721105.

011924 To 1929 - The Early Years1995090820060904 (BBC7)
20060905 (BBC7)
20070528 (BBC7)
20080128 (BBC7)
20081201 (BBC7)
20100104 BT=1445 (BBC7)
20100105 BT=0445 (BBC7)

Teaching traumas and a guide to Leamington Spa are grist to John Betjeman's mill.

Teaching traumas and a critique of a guide to Leamington Spa are grist to John Betjeman's mill.

Read by Michael Williams.

Teaching traumas, losing a job and a critique of a guide book to Leamington Spa.

All grist to the Betjeman mill.

Episode 1 of 5.

011924 To 1929 - The Early Years1995090820060904 (BBC7)
20060905 (BBC7)
20070528 (BBC7)
20080128 (BBC7)
20081201 (BBC7)
20100104 BT=1445 (BBC7)
20100105 BT=0445 (BBC7)

Teaching traumas and a guide to Leamington Spa are grist to John Betjeman's mill.

Teaching traumas and a critique of a guide to Leamington Spa are grist to John Betjeman's mill.

Read by Michael Williams.

Teaching traumas, losing a job and a critique of a guide book to Leamington Spa.

All grist to the Betjeman mill.

Episode 1 of 5.

01Programme Catalogue - Details: 25 September 199519950925

Producer: M.

NANCARROW

Description

1/5.

Michael WILLIAMS reads selection from the first volume of Sir John BET- JEMAN's letters.

From university days, and a shaky start to his career, to love, literature, architecture, religion and the war.

1924-9: the early years

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readings programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

25 Sep 1995 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

John Betjeman (Author)

Marion Nancarrow (Producer)

Michael Williams (rdr)

Recorded on 1995-09-08.

01Programme Catalogue - Details: 25 September 199519950925

Producer: M.

NANCARROW

Description

1/5.

Michael WILLIAMS reads selection from the first volume of Sir John BET- JEMAN's letters.

From university days, and a shaky start to his career, to love, literature, architecture, religion and the war.

1924-9: the early years

Subject Categories

readings programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

25 Sep 1995 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

John Betjeman (Author)

Marion Nancarrow (Producer)

Michael Williams (rdr)

Recorded on 1995-09-08.

01The Early Years
01The Early Years
021932 To 1937 - Literature And Love1995091520060905 (BBC7)
20060906 (BBC7)
20070529 (BBC7)
20080129 (BBC7)
20081202 (BBC7)

Marriage, lost contracts, the Essex countryside and TS Eliot.

Read by Michael Williams.

Marriage, lost contracts, the Essex countryside and TS Eliot: more life and times of John Betjeman.

Episode 2 of 5.

021932 To 1937 - Literature And Love1995091520060905 (BBC7)
20060906 (BBC7)
20070529 (BBC7)
20080129 (BBC7)
20081202 (BBC7)

Marriage, lost contracts, the Essex countryside and TS Eliot.

Read by Michael Williams.

Marriage, lost contracts, the Essex countryside and TS Eliot: more life and times of John Betjeman.

Episode 2 of 5.

02Literature And Love
02Literature And Love
02Marriage, The Essex Countryside And Ts Eliot1995091520100105 BT=1445 (BBC7)
20100106 BT=0445 (BBC7)

more life and times of the wordsmith.

Marriage, the Essex countryside and TS Eliot: more life and times of the much-loved wordsmith.

Read by Michael Williams.

02Programme Catalogue - Details: 26 September 199519950926

Producer: M.

NANCARROW

Description

2/5.

Michael WILLIAMS reads selection from the first volume of Sir John BET- JEMAN's letters.

From university days, and a shaky start to his career, to love, literature, architecture, religion & the war.

1932-7: literature & love

Subject Categories

readings programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

26 Sep 1995 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

John Betjeman (Author)

Marion Nancarrow (Producer)

Michael Williams (rdr)

Recorded on 1995-09-08.

02Programme Catalogue - Details: 26 September 199519950926

Producer: M.

NANCARROW

Description

2/5.

Michael WILLIAMS reads selection from the first volume of Sir John BET- JEMAN's letters.

From university days, and a shaky start to his career, to love, literature, architecture, religion & the war.

1932-7: literature & love

Subject Categories

readings programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

26 Sep 1995 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

John Betjeman (Author)

Marion Nancarrow (Producer)

Michael Williams (rdr)

Recorded on 1995-09-08.

031939 To 1940 - There's A War On, You Know1995092220060906 (BBC7)
20060907 (BBC7)
20070530 (BBC7)
20080130 (BBC7)
20081203 (BBC7)

Christianity, Cyril Connolly, Hugh Walpole, a new book, and the Second World War.

More correspondence from the future Poet Laureate.

Christianity, Cyril Connolly, Hugh Walpole and the Second World War.

Episode 3 of 5.

Christianity, Cyril Connolly, Hugh Walpole, a new book - and WWII.

031939 To 1940 - There's A War On, You Know1995092220060906 (BBC7)
20060907 (BBC7)
20070530 (BBC7)
20080130 (BBC7)
20081203 (BBC7)

Christianity, Cyril Connolly, Hugh Walpole, a new book, and the Second World War.

More correspondence from the future Poet Laureate.

Christianity, Cyril Connolly, Hugh Walpole and the Second World War.

Episode 3 of 5.

Christianity, Cyril Connolly, Hugh Walpole, a new book - and WWII.

031939 To 1940 - 'there's A War On, You Know'1995092220081203 (BBC7)
20100106 BT=1445 (BBC7)
20100107 BT=0445 (BBC7)

Conflict, Christianity and Hugh Walpole.

Correspondence from the future Poet Laureate.

More correspondence from the future Poet Laureate.

Read by Michael Williams.

Christianity, Cyril Connolly, Hugh Walpole, a new book - and the Second World War.

031939 To 1940 - 'there's A War On, You Know'1995092220081203 (BBC7)
20100106 BT=1445 (BBC7)
20100107 BT=0445 (BBC7)

Conflict, Christianity and Hugh Walpole.

Correspondence from the future Poet Laureate.

More correspondence from the future Poet Laureate.

Read by Michael Williams.

Christianity, Cyril Connolly, Hugh Walpole, a new book - and the Second World War.

03Programme Catalogue - Details: 27 September 199519950927

Producer: M.

NANCARROW

Description

3/5.

Michael WILLIAMS reads selection from the first volume of Sir John BET- JEMAN's letters.

From university days, and a shaky start to his career, to love, literature, architecture, religion & the war.

1939-40 'There's a war on

Subject Categories

readings programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

27 Sep 1995 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

John Betjeman (Author)

Marion Nancarrow (Producer)

Michael Williams (rdr)

Recorded on 1995-09-08.

03Programme Catalogue - Details: 27 September 199519950927

Producer: M.

NANCARROW

Description

3/5.

Michael WILLIAMS reads selection from the first volume of Sir John BET- JEMAN's letters.

From university days, and a shaky start to his career, to love, literature, architecture, religion & the war.

1939-40 'There's a war on

Subject Categories

readings programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

27 Sep 1995 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

John Betjeman (Author)

Marion Nancarrow (Producer)

Michael Williams (rdr)

Recorded on 1995-09-08.

03'there's A War On, You Know'
03'there's A War On, You Know'
041945 To 1948 - Poetry, Prose And Religion1995092920060907 (BBC7)
20060908 (BBC7)
20070531 (BBC7)
20080131 (BBC7)
20081204 (BBC7)
20100107 BT=1445 (BBC7)
20100108 BT=0445 (BBC7)

Musings on Catholicism and the Church of England, Evelyn Waugh and Nancy Mitford.

Catholicism and the Church of England, Evelyn Waugh and Nancy Mitford - more musings from the poet.

Read by Michael Williams.

Catholicism and the C of E, Evelyn Waugh, Nancy Mitford and literary criticism.

Catholicism and the C of E, Evelyn Waugh, Nancy Mitford and literary criticism - more musings from the pen of JB.

Poetry, Prose and Religion.

041945 To 1948 - Poetry, Prose And Religion1995092920060907 (BBC7)
20060908 (BBC7)
20070531 (BBC7)
20080131 (BBC7)
20081204 (BBC7)
20100107 BT=1445 (BBC7)
20100108 BT=0445 (BBC7)

Musings on Catholicism and the Church of England, Evelyn Waugh and Nancy Mitford.

Catholicism and the Church of England, Evelyn Waugh and Nancy Mitford - more musings from the poet.

Read by Michael Williams.

Catholicism and the C of E, Evelyn Waugh, Nancy Mitford and literary criticism.

Catholicism and the C of E, Evelyn Waugh, Nancy Mitford and literary criticism - more musings from the pen of JB.

Poetry, Prose and Religion.

04Poetry, Prose And Religion
04Poetry, Prose And Religion
04Programme Catalogue - Details: 28 September 199519950928

Producer: M.

NANCARROW

Description

4/5.

Michael WILLIAMS reads selection from the first volume of Sir John BET- JEMAN's letters.

From university days, and a shaky start to his career, to love, literature, architecture, religion and the war.

1945-8: Prose, poetry..

Subject Categories

readings programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

28 Sep 1995 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

John Betjeman (Author)

Marion Nancarrow (Producer)

Michael Williams (rdr)

Recorded on 1995-09-08.

04Programme Catalogue - Details: 28 September 199519950928

Producer: M.

NANCARROW

Description

4/5.

Michael WILLIAMS reads selection from the first volume of Sir John BET- JEMAN's letters.

From university days, and a shaky start to his career, to love, literature, architecture, religion and the war.

1945-8: Prose, poetry..

Subject Categories

readings programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

28 Sep 1995 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

John Betjeman (Author)

Marion Nancarrow (Producer)

Michael Williams (rdr)

Recorded on 1995-09-08.

05Expenses And Encouragement19951005
05Expenses And Encouragement19951005
05Programme Catalogue - Details: 29 September 199519950929

Producer: M.

NANCARROW

Description

5/5.

Michael Williams reads selection from the first volume of Sir John BET- JEMAN's letters.

From university days, and a shaky start to his career, to love, literature, architecture, religion and the war.

1949-51: Expenses...

Subject Categories

readings programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

29 Sep 1995 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

John Betjeman (Author)

Marion Nancarrow (Producer)

Michael Williams (rdr)

Recorded on 1995-09-08.

05Programme Catalogue - Details: 29 September 199519950929

Producer: M.

NANCARROW

Description

5/5.

Michael Williams reads selection from the first volume of Sir John BET- JEMAN's letters.

From university days, and a shaky start to his career, to love, literature, architecture, religion and the war.

1949-51: Expenses...

Subject Categories

readings programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

29 Sep 1995 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

John Betjeman (Author)

Marion Nancarrow (Producer)

Michael Williams (rdr)

Recorded on 1995-09-08.

05 LAST1949 To 1951 - Expenses And Encouragement1995100620060908 (BBC7)
20060909 (BBC7)
20070601 (BBC7)
20080201 (BBC7)
20081205 (BBC7)
20100108 (BBC7)
20100109 (BBC7)

Disputes with the BBC and speaking up for Dylan Thomas.

More missives from the Poet Laureate-to-be.

Read by Michael Williams.

Disputes with the BBC, moving house and speaking up for Dylan Thomas.

The reader is Michael Williams.

Expenses and Encouragement.

05 LAST1949 To 1951 - Expenses And Encouragement1995100620060908 (BBC7)
20060909 (BBC7)
20070601 (BBC7)
20080201 (BBC7)
20081205 (BBC7)
20100108 (BBC7)
20100109 (BBC7)

Disputes with the BBC and speaking up for Dylan Thomas.

More missives from the Poet Laureate-to-be.

Read by Michael Williams.

Disputes with the BBC, moving house and speaking up for Dylan Thomas.

The reader is Michael Williams.

Expenses and Encouragement.