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Programme Catalogue - Details: 03 May 199019900505

First broadcast on 1990-05-03

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: LADY LOTHIAN

Previous in series: 26 April 1990

Broadcast history

03 May 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

05 May 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-03-22.

Programme Catalogue - Details: 17 May 199019900519

First broadcast on 1990-05-17

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: PHILIPPA GREGORY

Previous in series: LADY LOTHIAN

Broadcast history

17 May 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

19 May 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-05-10.

Programme Catalogue - Details: 1990050319900503

03 May 1990

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: LADY LOTHIAN

Previous in series: 26 April 1990

Broadcast history

03 May 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

05 May 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-03-22.

Programme Catalogue - Details: 1990051719900517

17 May 1990

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: PHILIPPA GREGORY

Previous in series: LADY LOTHIAN

Broadcast history

17 May 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

19 May 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-05-10.

Programme Catalogue - Details: 26 April 199019900426

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: 03 May 1990

Previous in series: BERT MASSIE

Description

Sue MACGREGOR meets the poet, novelist, librettist and biographer Ursula

Subject Categories

one to one discussion programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

26 Apr 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

28 Apr 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor

Gillian Hush (Producer)

Ursula Vaughan Williams (Speaker)

Recorded on 1990-03-29.

Programme Catalogue - Details: 26 April 199019900428

First broadcast on 1990-04-26

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: 03 May 1990

Previous in series: BERT MASSIE

Description

Sue MACGREGOR meets the poet, novelist, librettist and biographer Ursula

Subject Categories

one to one discussion programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

26 Apr 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

28 Apr 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor

Gillian Hush (Producer)

Ursula Vaughan Williams (Speaker)

Recorded on 1990-03-29.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Adam Faith19901206

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: PAT BARKER

Previous in series: BARUCH BLUMBERG

Description

*

Subject Categories

business people

pop music

entertainers

Broadcast history

06 Dec 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

08 Dec 1990 20:45-21:10 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor

Recorded on 1990-11-12.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Adam Faith19901208

First broadcast on 1990-12-06

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: PAT BARKER

Previous in series: BARUCH BLUMBERG

Description

*

Subject Categories

business people

pop music

entertainers

Broadcast history

06 Dec 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

08 Dec 1990 20:45-21:10 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor

Recorded on 1990-11-12.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Anthony Dowell,royal Ballet19901220

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: ADELE GERAS

Previous in series: PAT BARKER

Description

SBH:CONVERSATION PIECE: The dancer and Director of the Royal Ballet, Anthony Dowell, talks to Sue Macgregor about his career.

Produced by Gillian Hush.

Broadcast history

20 Dec 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

22 Dec 1990 20:45-21:10 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Gillian Hush (Producer)

Anthony Dowell (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 582219.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Anthony Dowell,royal Ballet19901222

First broadcast on 1990-12-20

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: ADELE GERAS

Previous in series: PAT BARKER

Description

SBH:CONVERSATION PIECE: The dancer and Director of the Royal Ballet, Anthony Dowell, talks to Sue Macgregor about his career.

Produced by Gillian Hush.

Broadcast history

20 Dec 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

22 Dec 1990 20:45-21:10 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Gillian Hush (Producer)

Anthony Dowell (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 582219.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Baruch Blumberg19901129

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: ADAM FAITH

Previous in series: REAY TANNAHILL

Description

SBH:Conversation Piece - Baruch BLUMBERG, the American scientist and Master of Balliol College, Oxford, talks to Sue MacGregor about college life and his earlier Nobel Prize-winning work on infectious agents which led to a vaccine for Hepatitis B.

Broadcast history

29 Nov 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

01 Dec 1990 20:45-21:10 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Gillian Hush (Producer)

Baruch Blumberg (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 487598.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Baruch Blumberg19901201

First broadcast on 1990-11-29

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: ADAM FAITH

Previous in series: REAY TANNAHILL

Description

SBH:Conversation Piece - Baruch BLUMBERG, the American scientist and Master of Balliol College, Oxford, talks to Sue MacGregor about college life and his earlier Nobel Prize-winning work on infectious agents which led to a vaccine for Hepatitis B.

Broadcast history

29 Nov 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

01 Dec 1990 20:45-21:10 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Gillian Hush (Producer)

Baruch Blumberg (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 487598.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Bert Massie19900419

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: 26 April 1990

Previous in series: GLEN WALFORD

Broadcast history

19 Apr 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

21 Apr 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

28 Dec 1990 06:30-06:55 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-03-19.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Bert Massie19900421

First broadcast on 1990-04-19

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: 26 April 1990

Previous in series: GLEN WALFORD

Broadcast history

19 Apr 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

21 Apr 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

28 Dec 1990 06:30-06:55 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-03-19.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Bert Massie19901228

First broadcast on 1990-04-19

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: 26 April 1990

Previous in series: GLEN WALFORD

Broadcast history

19 Apr 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

21 Apr 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

28 Dec 1990 06:30-06:55 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-03-19.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Bridget Riley19900816

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: DEBORAH WARNER

Previous in series: MICHEL ODENT

Description

SBH:The abstract artist interviewed by Sue MacGregor.

A programme in the series Conversation Piece.

Broadcast history

16 Aug 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

18 Aug 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Bridget Riley (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 507437.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Bridget Riley19900818

First broadcast on 1990-08-16

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: DEBORAH WARNER

Previous in series: MICHEL ODENT

Description

SBH:The abstract artist interviewed by Sue MacGregor.

A programme in the series Conversation Piece.

Broadcast history

16 Aug 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

18 Aug 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Bridget Riley (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 507437.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Deborah Warner19900823

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: JOHN KANI

Previous in series: BRIDGET RILEY

Description

SBH:Conversation Piece - The theatre director interviewed about her life & work.

Incl.

refs.

to founding her own theatre company Kick Theatre & her work directing Shakespeare.

Interviewer: Sue MacGregor.

Broadcast history

23 Aug 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

25 Aug 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Deborah Warner (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 615515.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Deborah Warner19900825

First broadcast on 1990-08-23

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: JOHN KANI

Previous in series: BRIDGET RILEY

Description

SBH:Conversation Piece - The theatre director interviewed about her life & work.

Incl.

refs.

to founding her own theatre company Kick Theatre & her work directing Shakespeare.

Interviewer: Sue MacGregor.

Broadcast history

23 Aug 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

25 Aug 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Deborah Warner (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 615515.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Glen Walford19900412

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: BERT MASSIE

Previous in series: 21 December 1989

Description

SBH:Conversation Piece - The theatre director & actress interviewed about her career.

Incl.

refs.

to her work for the Bubble Theatre and the Liverpool Everyman & directing plays in a foreign language.

Interviewer: Sue MacGregor.

Broadcast history

12 Apr 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

14 Apr 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Glen Walford (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 615366.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Glen Walford19900414

First broadcast on 1990-04-12

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: BERT MASSIE

Previous in series: 21 December 1989

Description

SBH:Conversation Piece - The theatre director & actress interviewed about her career.

Incl.

refs.

to her work for the Bubble Theatre and the Liverpool Everyman & directing plays in a foreign language.

Interviewer: Sue MacGregor.

Broadcast history

12 Apr 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

14 Apr 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Glen Walford (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 615366.

Programme Catalogue - Details: John Kani19901115

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: REAY TANNAHILL

Previous in series: DEBORAH WARNER

Description

SBH:Conversation Piece - The actor & associate director of the Market Theatre of Johannesburg interviewed about his work.

Interviewer: Sue MacGregor.

Broadcast history

15 Nov 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

17 Nov 1990 20:45-21:10 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

John Kani (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 615653.

Programme Catalogue - Details: John Kani19901117

First broadcast on 1990-11-15

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: REAY TANNAHILL

Previous in series: DEBORAH WARNER

Description

SBH:Conversation Piece - The actor & associate director of the Market Theatre of Johannesburg interviewed about his work.

Interviewer: Sue MacGregor.

Broadcast history

15 Nov 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

17 Nov 1990 20:45-21:10 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

John Kani (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 615653.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Lady Lothian19900510

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: 17 May 1990

Previous in series: 03 May 1990

Description

Sue MACGREGOR talks to Lady Lothian, founder president of the Women of the Year lunches, about her life and work.

Producer Gillian Hush.

Subject Categories

profiles (programme format)

Broadcast history

10 May 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

12 May 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Gillian Hush (Producer)

Antonella Lothian (Speaker)

Recorded on 1990-04-26.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Lady Lothian19900512

First broadcast on 1990-05-10

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: 17 May 1990

Previous in series: 03 May 1990

Description

Sue MACGREGOR talks to Lady Lothian, founder president of the Women of the Year lunches, about her life and work.

Producer Gillian Hush.

Subject Categories

profiles (programme format)

Broadcast history

10 May 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

12 May 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Gillian Hush (Producer)

Antonella Lothian (Speaker)

Recorded on 1990-04-26.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Michel Odent19900809

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: BRIDGET RILEY

Previous in series: SHARON DAVIES

Description

SBH:Conversation Piece - Dr Michel ODENT, surgeon and obstetrician, talks about his life and his pioneering work in natural childbirth.

Refs.

to birthing pools, home births & participation of men at births (makes births longer & more difficult).

Interviewer: Sue MacGregor.

Producer: Gillian Hush.

Broadcast history

09 Aug 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

11 Aug 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Michel Odent (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 470952.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Michel Odent19900811

First broadcast on 1990-08-09

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: BRIDGET RILEY

Previous in series: SHARON DAVIES

Description

SBH:Conversation Piece - Dr Michel ODENT, surgeon and obstetrician, talks about his life and his pioneering work in natural childbirth.

Refs.

to birthing pools, home births & participation of men at births (makes births longer & more difficult).

Interviewer: Sue MacGregor.

Producer: Gillian Hush.

Broadcast history

09 Aug 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

11 Aug 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Michel Odent (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 470952.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Mitsuko Uchida19890525

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: 01 June 1989

Previous in series: SUE & JOHN BOETTCHER

Description

SBH:Conversation Piece - the Japanese born pianist Mitsuko Uchida talks about her life in Vienna, Japan and London, and how music is the centre of her life.

Interviewer: Sue MacGregor.

Broadcast history

25 May 1989 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

27 May 1989 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Gillian Hush (Producer)

Mitsuko Uchida (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 535847.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Pat Barker19901213

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: ANTHONY DOWELL,ROYAL BALLET

Previous in series: ADAM FAITH

Description

SBH:Conversation Piece - the writer Pat BARKER talks to Sue MacGrgeor about her work.

Refs.

to the Hollywood filming of her book 'Union Street.

Producer: Gillian Hush.

Broadcast history

13 Dec 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

15 Dec 1990 20:45-21:10 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Gillian Hush (Producer)

Pat Barker (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 560743.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Pat Barker19901215

First broadcast on 1990-12-13

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: ANTHONY DOWELL,ROYAL BALLET

Previous in series: ADAM FAITH

Description

SBH:Conversation Piece - the writer Pat BARKER talks to Sue MacGrgeor about her work.

Refs.

to the Hollywood filming of her book 'Union Street.

Producer: Gillian Hush.

Broadcast history

13 Dec 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

15 Dec 1990 20:45-21:10 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Gillian Hush (Producer)

Pat Barker (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 560743.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Philippa Gregory19900719

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: THOMAS ALLEN

Previous in series: 17 May 1990

Description

SBH:Conversation Piece - Philippa GREGORY, the writer of historiacl novels, talks to Sue MacGregor about her life and work.

Producer: Gillian Hush.

Broadcast history

19 Jul 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

21 Jul 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

27 Dec 1990 06:30-06:55 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Gillian Hugh (Producer)

Phillipa Gregory (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 528407.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Philippa Gregory19900721

First broadcast on 1990-07-19

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: THOMAS ALLEN

Previous in series: 17 May 1990

Description

SBH:Conversation Piece - Philippa GREGORY, the writer of historiacl novels, talks to Sue MacGregor about her life and work.

Producer: Gillian Hush.

Broadcast history

19 Jul 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

21 Jul 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

27 Dec 1990 06:30-06:55 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Gillian Hugh (Producer)

Phillipa Gregory (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 528407.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Philippa Gregory19901227

First broadcast on 1990-07-19

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: THOMAS ALLEN

Previous in series: 17 May 1990

Description

SBH:Conversation Piece - Philippa GREGORY, the writer of historiacl novels, talks to Sue MacGregor about her life and work.

Producer: Gillian Hush.

Broadcast history

19 Jul 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

21 Jul 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

27 Dec 1990 06:30-06:55 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Gillian Hugh (Producer)

Phillipa Gregory (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 528407.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Reay Tannahill19901121

Producer: HUSH, Gillian

Next in series: REAY TANNAHILL

Previous in series: JOHN KANI

Description

SBH:Conversation Piece - the writer Reay TANNAHILL talks to Sue MacGregor about her work.

Incl.

refs.

to researching her fiction and non-fiction and the books 'Food and History', 'Sex in History' and 'Flesh and Blood' which is about cannibalism.

Producer: Gillian Hush.

Broadcast history

21 Nov 1990 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Gillian Hush (Producer)

Reay Tannahill (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 541974.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Reay Tannahill19901122

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: BARUCH BLUMBERG

Previous in series: REAY TANNAHILL

Broadcast history

22 Nov 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

24 Nov 1990 20:45-21:10 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-11-06.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Reay Tannahill19901124

First broadcast on 1990-11-22

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: BARUCH BLUMBERG

Previous in series: REAY TANNAHILL

Broadcast history

22 Nov 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

24 Nov 1990 20:45-21:10 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-11-06.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Sharon Davies19900802

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: MICHEL ODENT

Previous in series: THOMAS ALLEN

Broadcast history

02 Aug 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

04 Aug 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-06-25.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Sharon Davies19900804

First broadcast on 1990-08-02

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: MICHEL ODENT

Previous in series: THOMAS ALLEN

Broadcast history

02 Aug 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

04 Aug 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-06-25.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Thomas Allen19900726

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: SHARON DAVIES

Previous in series: PHILIPPA GREGORY

Description

SBH:Conversation Piece - the singer Thomas Allen talks about his life and career.

Interviewer: Sue MacGregor.

Broadcast history

26 Jul 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

28 Jul 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Gillian Hush (Producer)

Thomas Allen (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 534198.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Thomas Allen19900728

First broadcast on 1990-07-26

Producer: G.

HUSH

Next in series: SHARON DAVIES

Previous in series: PHILIPPA GREGORY

Description

SBH:Conversation Piece - the singer Thomas Allen talks about his life and career.

Interviewer: Sue MacGregor.

Broadcast history

26 Jul 1990 11:25-11:50 (RADIO 4)

28 Jul 1990 17:00-17:25 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Sue Macgregor (int)

Gillian Hush (Producer)

Thomas Allen (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 534198.