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BBC Radio 4

17th January 1980

14.02 - 15.00: Woman's Hour

Introduced by Sue MacGregor

  • Spendaholics : some people in Los Angeles have up to 14 credit cards and an average debt of £6,000. MIKE SHEILS talks to the agency that helps them. Talking Point.
  • Desert Island People: NIGEL DEMPSTER gives his choice of castaway companions.
  • Unwillingly to School: MAUREEN CALVIN looks at some recent ideas about the causes and treatment of truancy.
  • The Grass Harp (8) long wave only


  • Unknown: Sue MacGregor
  • Unknown: Nigel Dempster
  • Unknown: Maureen Calvin