Even Further Up The Tyne In A Flummox

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011988010319880108

Leonard Barras reads two of his fairly likely stories:

Much Persuasion and Rhubarb: A Conservative View (Details on Friday at 11.47am)

In the first of four programmes, Leonard Barras reads two of his fairly likely stories:

Much Persuasion and Rhubarb: a Conservative View

'The manager had not been inside the cinema for 18 months. He hated moving-pictures and spent his evenings in the foyer, where he could look at his reflection, dressed in his shiny dinner jacket, in the full-length mirror.' Producer GILLIAN HUSH BBC Manchester

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021988011019880115

(Details on Friday at 11.47am L W)

Leonard Barras reads two more of his fairly likely stories:

Find Truthfor Yourself and The Turnip in the Night.

'She consulted Dr Duncan, who said this might be a psychic experience, but he was not prepared to rule out

Wengelfurst's Syndrome, which he had read about only that morning in the Daily Herald

Home Doctor and was anxious to pin on somebody.' Producer GILLIAN HUSH BBC Manchester

031988011719880122

Leonard Barras reads two more of his fairly likely stories:

Worms Have Eaten Them and Quite Unlike a Singing Bird. 'It was Uncle Hal's hot contention that there was no ghost in the greengrocer's shop, and if there was it wasn't

Mrs Finnigan 's, and if it was Mrs Finnigan 's it would be a pretty substantial phantom, because in life she had weighed 17 stones.'

Producer GILLIAN HUSH BBC Manchester

04 LAST1988012419880129

Leonard Barras reads two more of his fairly likely stories: Laid On with a Trowel and Everything but Vertigo.

(Details on Friday at 11. 47am L W)

In the last programme in the series Leonard Barras reads two more of his fairly likely stories: Laid On with a Trowel and Everything but Vertigo

'He said that his wife, who had been the first do-it-yourself woman in Wallsend, had always cleaned their chimneys by dropping a football down them, until that calamitous day

35 years earlier when she had decamped with the wandering insurance man.'

Producer Gillian Hush BBC Manchester