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4th January 1980

BBC Radio 4

14.02 - 15.00: Woman's Hour

Introduced from Manchester by Marjorie Lofthouse

  • Tips for Tap: PETER SHARRATT dons his dancing shoes to join a tap class for grown-ups.
  • Cold Comfort Farm: GEORGE BAYLEY discovers the rigours of winter hill-farming.
  • From Blue Peter' to Panto: NATALIE ANGLESEY talks to guest. Peter Purves about his career, BBC Manchester
  • (Peter Purves is in ' Cinderella ' at the Rex Theatre, Wilmslow)
  • Children in the House by NAN FAIRBROTHER abridged in seven parts by SALLY SKRIMSHIRE
  • Read by JILL BALCON (7)
  • (Music: Beach's Piano Quintet)
  • Editor WYN KNOWLES


  • Unknown: Marjorie Lofthouse
  • Unknown: Peter Sharratt
  • Unknown: George Bayley
  • Unknown: Peter Purves
  • Unknown: Sally Skrimshire
  • Read By: Jill Balcon
  • Editor: Wyn Knowles