Saying The Word

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Unknown: Fr George Saintsbury

Unknown: Fr George

Programme Catalogue - Details: Fr George Saintsbury19900114

First broadcast on 1989-12-24

Producer: P. PLOWRIGHT

Description

A portrait of Father George Saintsbury, a retired Catholic priest who celebrates a weekly Latin mass in his small London flat. At various times he has been an actor, schoolmaster, boxer, choirmaster, organist and policeman.

Subject Categories

profiles (programme format)

religious programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

24 Dec 1989 16:30-17:00 (RADIO 4)

14 Jan 1990 20:30-21:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Charlotte Green (ann)

Piers Plowright (Producer)

George Saintsbury (Speaker)

Sophie Cheesman (Speaker)

Marinoff (Doctor) (Speaker)

Zavalani (Mrs) (Speaker)

Recorded on 1989-07-17.