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Beetlemania19900120Producer: W. PILMER|Previous in series: FRUMKINS|Description|SBH:The Saturday Feature - Beetlemania - a look at the Volkswagen Beetle, from its beginnings in the 1930s up to the present day. Includes ints. with owners and enthusiasts. Presenter: Phil Korbel.|Broadcast history|20 Jan 1990 22:15-22:45 (RADIO 4)|Contributors|Wendy Pilmer (Producer)|Phil Korbel (Speaker)|John Maher (Speaker)|Helen Spencer (Speaker)|Martin Widdowson (Speaker)|Francis Tuthill (Speaker)|Howard Cheese (Speaker)|Bill Helm (Speaker)|Peter Colborne-Baber (Speaker)|Ivan Hurst (Speaker)|Robin Wager (Speaker)|Notes: CAIRS 560258.
Genome: [r4 Bd=19880102]The Frock and the Falsie|A backstage rummage in the skirts of the pantomime dame. For many years variety artist Ronnie Coyles has been involved in pantomime.|During a recent performance of Humpty Dumpty - in which he plays the Queen of Hearts - he was wired for sound... Producer ALASTAIR WILSON BBC Manchester
Genome: [r4 Bd=19880102] Artist: Ronnie Coyles|Producer: Alastair Wilson
Genome: [r4 Bd=19880109]Perchance to Dream - Sleep that knits up the ravell'd sleave of care,|The death of each day's 's life, sore labor's bath,|Balm of hurt minds, great nature's second course.|Chief nourisher in life s feast.|MACBETH, Act II, Sc 2|An exposition of sleep in verse and prose with Prunella Scales and Timothy West|Producer MAJORIE LOFTHOUSE BBC Pebble Mill
Genome: [r4 Bd=19880109] Unknown: Prunella Scales
Genome: [r4 Bd=19880116]Tobacco Battered|The impact of tobacco on 17th-century English society. Compiled and presented by Larry Harrison , medical sociologist.|'Jackson has died suddenly and, being opened, it was judged by the surgeons that it was from the smoke of tobacco, which he took insatiably.' 1601 'In tobacco there is nothing which is not medicine. It cures asthma. It heals an old cough. It stops migraine. It is a help against arthritis, gout and the stone in the bladder.' 1614 'It is like Elias's cloud in the Bible, which was no bigger than a man's hand, that hath suddenly covered the face of the earth.' 1658 With John Baddeley|John Church , Paul Gregory and Manning Wilson|Directed by JOHN THEOCHARIS. Stereo|• HEAR THIS! page 14
Genome: [r4 Bd=19880116] Presented By: Larry Harrison|Unknown: John Baddeley|Unknown: John Church|Unknown: Paul Gregory|Directed By: John Theocharis.
Genome: [r4 Bd=19880123]The Domestic Mistake|It clears the brain, this business of washing-up, and is more useful than a game of liver-bestirring golf - GENTLEMAN WITH A DUSTER, 1912|Christina Hardyment reflects on 400 years of housekeeping manuals, in search of an ideal of domesticity that works today. Readers DIANA OLLSON and JOHN ROWE|Producer ELIZABETH BURKE
Genome: [r4 Bd=19880123] Unknown: Christina Hardyment|Unknown: John Rowe|Producer: Elizabeth Burke
Genome: [r4 Bd=19880130]Stepchildren of the Dragon Rewi Alley, David Crook Talitha Gerlach ,|Sidney Shapiro and Gladys Yang are five Westerners who went to|China before liberation, either out of curiosity or because of their political beliefs. They tell Gordon Bowker how they joined the struggle of the Chinese people and why they stayed on through 60 years of social and political unheaval. Producer BRIDGET CARTER|0 HEAR THIS! page 14
Genome: [r4 Bd=19880130] Unknown: David Crook|Unknown: Talitha Gerlach|Unknown: Sidney Shapiro|Unknown: Gladys Yang|Unknown: Gordon Bowker|Producer: Bridget Carter
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900106] Unknown: Nesta McDonald|Grace Lovat Fraser: Gayle Hunnicutt|Harriet Cohen: Marcia King|D H Lawrence: Brian Miller
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900113] Unknown: Fritz Spiegl|Unknown: Thomas Haynes Bayly|Unknown: Ann Aris|Unknown: Geoffrey Wheeler.|Unknown: Martin Windmarsh|Unknown: Adrienne Murray.|Unknown: John Powell|Unknown: Mark Rowlinson.|Accompanied By: Robert Orledge.|Producer: Gillian Hush
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900120] Unknown: Beetlemania Hitler|Unknown: Phil Korbel|Producer: Wendy Pilmer
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900127] Unknown: Stephen Drake-Jones|Narrator: Dilly Barlow.|Producer: Mick Webb.
The Blue19900107First broadcast on 1989-09-30|Producer: HARRISON, J|Next in series: THE CALL OF THE CELTS|Previous in series: BEGGING THE RING CORNISH WRESTLING|Broadcast history|30 Sep 1989 22:30-23:00 (RADIO 4)|07 Jan 1990 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 4)|Recorded on 1989-09-26.