Celebrating Fifty Years Of From Our Own Correspondent

To celebrate 50 years of From Our Own Correspondent, the veteran BBC commentator Charles Wheeler looks at how the world of the foreign correspondent has changed since 1955 and raids the sound archives for some memorable FOOC moments.

The programme includes: Tony Lawrence, Robert Elphick, Fergal Keane, John Simpson, Bridget Kendall and many others.

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To celebrate 50 years of From Our Own Correspondent, the veteran BBC commentator Charles Wheeler looks at how the world of the foreign correspondent has changed since 1955 and raids the sound archives for some memorable FOOC moments.

The programme includes: Tony Lawrence, Robert Elphick, Fergal Keane, John Simpson, Bridget Kendall and many others.

20050903

To celebrate 50 years of From Our Own Correspondent, the veteran BBC commentator Charles Wheeler looks at how the world of the foreign correspondent has changed since 1955 and raids the sound archives for some memorable FOOC moments.

The programme includes: Tony Lawrence, Robert Elphick, Fergal Keane, John Simpson, Bridget Kendall and many others.