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Genome: [r4 Bd=19901119]

Producer: Fiona Couper

Genome: [r4 Bd=19901126]

Producer: Nigel Acheson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19901203]

Producer: Mark Savage.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910303]

A view of four different occupations, as seen from the BBC Sound Archives.

1: The Housewife

For 50 years the airwaves have been thick with advice for housewives.

With Aisling Foster. Producer Elizabeth Burke Stereo

(A new series starts tomorrow at 8.43am)

Contributors

Unknown: Aisling Foster.

Producer: Elizabeth Burke

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910303]

Unknown: Aisling Foster.

Producer: Elizabeth Burke

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910304]

A series of views of different occupations as seen from the BBC Sound Archives. The Magazine Editor

Richard Barber casts his editorial eye over the changes his profession has seen in the last 50 years.

Producer Sally Lunn

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Barber

Producer: Sally Lunn

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910304]

Unknown: Richard Barber

Producer: Sally Lunn

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910310]

A view of four different occupations, as seen from the BBC Sound Archives.

2: Nursing

Nurse Philip Derbyshire listens to Florence

Nightingale - recorded 100 years ago - and searches for more recent evidence of her influence.

Producer Nigel Acheson Stereo

Contributors

Producer: Nigel Acheson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910310]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910311]

A series of views of different occupations. 2: The Farmer

Derek Lomax , self-styled 'Lancashire peasant', digs through the BBC Sound Archives in search of a happy farmer.

Producer Tessa Watt. Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Derek Lomax

Producer: Tessa Watt.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910311]

Unknown: Derek Lomax

Producer: Tessa Watt.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910317]

A view of four different occupations, as seen from the BBC Sound Archive.

3: Artists

Portrait painter Humphrey Ocean on the haphazard, non-structured world of the career artist.

Producer Fiona Couper Stereo

Contributors

Producer: Fiona Couper

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910317]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910318]

A series of views of different occupations. 3: Teachers

The poet and one-time Liverpool schoolteacher

Roger McGough looks back on life 'at the chalk face'.

Producer Hamish Mykura

Contributors

Unknown: Roger McGough

Producer: Hamish Mykura

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910318]

Unknown: Roger McGough

Producer: Hamish Mykura

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910324]

The last of four views of different occupations, as seen from the BBC

Sound Archives.

Parsons, Priests and Rabbis The trials and tribulations of a religious vocation. Producer Mark Savage Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910603]

A series of three NEW programmes in which people in different professions explore the way their jobs have been seen and done in the past - with the help of the BBC Sound Archives.

1:Politicians

Tony Banks, the Labour MP for Newham North

West, elects to find some order in the life of an MP.

Producer Mark Savage. Stereo

Contributors

Producer: Mark Savage.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910603]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910610]

A series of three programmes in which people in different professions explore the way their jobs have been seen and done in the past - with the help of the BBC Sound Archives.

2: Pop Stars

Holly Johnson , lead singer of Frankie Goes to

Hollywood, discovers how other legends have coped with stardom.

Producer Matt Thompson

Contributors

Unknown: Holly Johnson

Producer: Matt Thompson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910610]

Unknown: Holly Johnson

Producer: Matt Thompson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910826]

Three programmes in which people in different professions explore the way their jobs have been seen and done in the past, with the help of the BBC Sound Archives.

1: Politicians

Tony Banks, the Labour MP for Newham North

West, elects to find some order in the life of an MP.

Producer Mark Savage. Stereo

Contributors

Producer: Mark Savage.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910826]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910902]

A view of three different occupations as seen from the BBC Sound Archives.

2: Farmers

Derek Lomax , self-styled 'Lancashire peasant', digs through the archives in search of a happy farmer. Producer Tessa Watt

Contributors

Unknown: Derek Lomax

Producer: Tessa Watt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910902]

Unknown: Derek Lomax

Producer: Tessa Watt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910909]

The last of three views of different occupations as seen from the BBC

Sound Archives.

Teachers

The poet and one-time Liverpool schoolteacher

Roger McGough looks back on life 'at the chalk face'.

Producer Hamish Mykura Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Roger McGough

Producer: Hamish Mykura

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910909]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19911025]

A view of different occupations as seen from the BBC Sound Archives.

Farmers

Derek Lomas , self-styled 'Lancashire peasant', digs through the archives in search of a happy farmer. Producer Tessa Watt

Contributors

Unknown: Derek Lomas

Producer: Tessa Watt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911025]

Unknown: Derek Lomas

Producer: Tessa Watt

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920309]

This week:

Agony in the Archive Agony Uncle

Philip Hodson listens to sound advice from some Aunties.

Producer Penny Lawrence

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920309]

Unknown: Philip Hodson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920316]

Inventors

Eureka! - It's Professor

Heinz Wolff with some brilliant brains and eccentric eggheads from the BBC Sound Archives. Producer Penny Lawrence

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920316]

Unknown: Heinz Wolff

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920323]

Det Supt

Barbara Wilding detects the changes in policing practice and procedure with help from the long arm of the BBC Sound Archives.

Producer Fran Acheson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920323]

Unknown: Barbara Wilding

Producer: Fran Acheson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920601]

Detective Superintendent Barbara Wilding detects the changes in policing practice and procedure with help from the BBC Sound Archives.

Producer Fran Acheson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920601]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920608]

Choreographers

David Bintley , resident choreographer to the Royal Ballet, looks at the changing pattern of classical dance.

Producer Julia Durbln

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920608]

Unknown: David Bintley

Producer: Julia Durbln

Programme Catalogue - Details: Artists19901126

Producer: F.

COUPER

Next in series: PARSONS, PRIESTS AND RABBIS

Previous in series: NURSING

Broadcast history

26 Nov 1990 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

17 Mar 1991 18:15-18:30 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-11-21.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Housewives19901112

Producer: E.

BURKE

Next in series: NURSING

Broadcast history

12 Nov 1990 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

03 Mar 1991 18:15-18:30 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-10-16.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Nursing19901119

Producer: M.

SAVAGE

Next in series: ARTISTS

Previous in series: HOUSEWIVES

Broadcast history

19 Nov 1990 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

10 Mar 1991 18:15-18:30 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-11-14.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Parsons, Priests And Rabbis19901203

Producer: M.

SAVAGE

Next in series: FARMERS

Previous in series: ARTISTS

Description

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A view of four different occupations, as seen from the BBC Sound Archive

Subject Categories

documentaries (programme format)

priesthood (christian religions)

priesthood (non christian religions)

Broadcast history

03 Dec 1990 08:43-08:58 (RADIO 4)

24 Mar 1991 18:15-18:30 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Gordon Mursell

Mark Savage (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-11-26.