TITLE

You'll be sorry you missed it

AUTHOR(S)
Church, Michael
PUB. DATE
June 1998
SOURCE
New Statesman;06/12/98, Vol. 127 Issue 4389, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reviews several notable radio programs broadcast in Britain on Radio 4, including `Panorama,' `The Bill,' `Last Pearls,' and `Live from London.'
ACCESSION #
777170

 

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