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BBC North West Regional News Material 1973-1986: Programme Details

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Further details for Look North West: Friday 18/4/1986


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Friday 18/4/1986

Introduced By

Stuart Hall and John Mundy


Martin Henfield


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MANCHESTER VT 1/RNW A615/14: Colin Philpott, snf, reporting on 150 years of Fleetwood, where the original New Town is now somewhat depressed. He spoke to Bill Curtis, Local Historian and David Pearce, Fleetwood 150 committee. PSC. Higginson. TOTAL VT DUR: 04m01s MANCHESTER VT 1/RNW A615/15: Alistair Macdonald, snf, reporting on further traces of Salmonella bacteria, which have been found at the Farleys baby food factory at Kendal in Cumbria. Lib. TK. 18ft 00m30s Plus Alistair in Vision. TOTAL VT DUR: 01m10s MANCHESTER VT 1/RNW A615/16: Alistair Macdonald, snf, reporting on mountaineer, Chris Bonington from Cumbria, who’s off to the Himalayas to tackle a previously unclimbed peak called Men-Lung-Tse in Tibet. Inc. Lib TK 16ft 00m26s Plus Slides and PSC Higginson. TOTAL VT DUR: 02m33s MANCHESTER VT 1/RNW A615/17: Alistair Macdonald, snf, reporting on a ladies hockey team from Hightown, near Liverpool, who’re to compete in the finals of the All England Club Championships, their 8th consecutive appearance. He spoke to Maggie Souyave, Team Captain and Linda Carr, England Player. PSC. Higginson. TOTAL VT DUR: 02m34s PSC: 1. Colin Philpott, snf, reporting on police sergeant, Alwyn Sawyer, aged 45 from Southport, who’s been found guilty of manslaughter. He attacked Henry Foley, aged 65, a retired bus driver who later died from stomach injuries. PSC. Higginson with Aston, Colette Major. 01m14s 2. PSC (Stuart Hall oov) of Charlie the Pigeon who received a civic reception at his Nantwich loft, from the Mayor. He was taking part in a race and ended up in Brazil. PSC. Park. 00m38s 3. Tim Wyatt, reporting on a Victorian glass collection, which has gone on display at the Warrinton Museum. It’s entitled ‘The Best of Pressed’. He spoke to Eva Frumin. PSC. Park. 03m20s

On Friday 18/4/1986 there were 1 news stories transmitted.


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Record 1 – 1 of 1 news stories found.