Tangents

Episodes

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Three professional writers offer anecdotes from their store of memories about their own lives and those of others.

Hugh Charles-Jones , as a very green staff officer, charged with escorting peers and gentlemen to their places at the investiture of the Prince of Wales, had to walk in a straight line. Producer Louise Greenberg

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Unknown: Hugh Charles-Jones

Producer: Louise Greenberg

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Three professional writers offer anecdotes from their store of memories.

2: Through his friendship with a refugee neighbour, newspaperman Maurice Samuelson glimpses Hitler, rescued from penury by the Jewish gallery owners of Vienna before the First World War.

Producer Louise Greenberg

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Unknown: Maurice Samuelson

Producer: Louise Greenberg

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Last of three programmes in which writers offer anecdotes from their memories about their own lives and those of others.

RAF historian Denis Richards remembers his spirited grandmother and the mother she was never supposed to know. Producer Louise Greenberg

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Unknown: Denis Richards

Producer: Louise Greenberg

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Three professional writers offer anecdotes from their store of memories.

4: Not long after the death of his cherished mother, Hugh Charles-Jones finds comfort as a spectator for the first time at the State Opening of Parliament. Producer Louise Greenberg

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Unknown: Hugh Charles-Jones

Producer: Louise Greenberg

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Three professional writers offer anecdotes from their store of memories.

5: Hugh Charles-Jones goes broke and embarks on yet another career, this time as a runner for the antiques trade. Producer Louise Greenberg

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Unknown: Hugh Charles-Jones

Producer: Louise Greenberg

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Three professional writers offer anecdotes from their store of memories.

6: Family folklore from Denis Richards. beginning with his parents' romance and ending with his boyhood visits to the local football grounds.

Producer Louise Greenberg

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Unknown: Denis Richards.

Producer: Louise Greenberg

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Three professional writers offer anecdotes from their store of memories.

7: Maurice Samuelson , who is in search of an uncle, hears a comrades' life story an orphan who discovers his missing family. Producer Louise Greenberg

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Unknown: Maurice Samuelson

Producer: Louise Greenberg

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Professional writers offer anecdotes from their store of memories.

8: Hugh Charles-Jones dreams of an excessively green future which ensures that walkers on the Welsh mountains are kept electronically correct. Producer Louise Greenberg

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[R4 BD=19940914]

Unknown: Hugh Charles-Jones

Producer: Louise Greenberg