02 May 1990
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SBH:Hurdle-maker interviewed by Clive Fewins.
From The Countryside in Spring.
PRE:Vincent: demonstrates utensils of his trade & shows Fewins how he makes sheep hurdles out of ash wood.
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SBH:Crofters Jean and Robert Wallace, on the Orkney isle of Shapinsay, talk to Lyn Ten Kate and demonstrate their cheese-making.
PRE:Jean: stirring cheese, describes her work - it's automatic to her now.
Robert: describes the dairy cows and names them as he milks them.
Both: importance of cleanliness.
Jean: describes her work as she packs the cheese into moulds and then presses them.
Robert: made press from bits of an old destroyer, an old car and a plastic drainpipe! Jean: taking off whey to feed the pigs.
Robert & Ten Kate delight in the view from the farmhouse.
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02 May 1990 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 4)
Lyn Ten Kate (int)
Clive Fewins (int)
Michael Vincent (Speaker)
Robert Wallace (Speaker)
Jean Wallace (Speaker)
Notes: CAIRS 499756 499775.