When Housewives Had The Choice

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Programme Catalogue - Details: 14 February 198919900313

First broadcast on 1989-02-14

Producer: J.

JAMES-MOORE

Next in series: 21 February 1989

Previous in series: 07 February 1989

Description

4.""1965 - Godfrey Winn Versus The Pirates"" Russell Davies & Maureen Lipman tell the tale of the Light Programme's long-running request show, its origins in Sweden and how it catered for women at home.

Compiled by Russell Davies.

Subject Categories

documentaries (programme format)

programmes about radio (genre)

housewives choice (radio programmes)

compilation programmes

Broadcast history

14 Feb 1989 21:02-21:55 (RADIO 2)

13 Mar 1990 21:02-21:55 (RADIO 2)

Contributors

Russell Davies

Maureen Lipman

Jonathan James-moore (Producer)

Recorded on 1989-02-09.

Programme Catalogue - Details: 21 February 198919900320

First broadcast on 1989-02-21

Producer: J.

JAMES-MOORE

Next in series: 28 February 1989

Previous in series: 14 February 1989

Description

'1966 - World Cup Willies'.

Russell Davies & Maureen Lipman with another prog about the Light Programme's long-running request show, its origins in Sweden & how it catered for women at home.

Produced by Jonathan James-moore.

Subject Categories

documentaries (programme format)

popular music programmes (genre)

programmes about radio (genre)

housewives choice (radio programmes)

compilation programmes

Broadcast history

21 Feb 1989 21:02-21:55 (RADIO 2)

20 Mar 1990 21:02-21:55 (RADIO 2)

Contributors

Russell Davies

Maureen Lipman

Jonathan James-moore (Producer)

Recorded on 1989-02-13.

Programme Catalogue - Details: 22 September 198719900213

First broadcast on 1987-09-22

Producer: J.

JAMES-MOORE

Next in series: 29 September 1987

Previous in series: 15 September 1987

Description

4.

""Little Girls Get Bigger"" (1959).

Russell Davies & Maureen Lipman tell the tale of the Light Programme's long-running request show, its origins in Sweden & how it catered for women at home.

Produced by Jonathan James-moore.

Subject Categories

documentaries (programme format)

popular music programmes (genre)

programmes about radio (genre)

housewives choice (radio programmes)

compilation programmes

Broadcast history

22 Sep 1987 21:02-21:55 (RADIO 2)

13 Feb 1990 21:02-21:55 (RADIO 2)

Contributors

Russell Davies

Maureen Lipman

Jonathan James-moore (Producer)

Recorded on 1987-07-01.

Programme Catalogue - Details: 23 July 198519900102

First broadcast on 1985-07-23

Producer: J.

JAMES-MOORE

Next in series: 30 July 1985

Previous in series: 16 July 1985

Description

SBH:A portrait of the era dominated by the Light Programme's long-running request show 'Housewives Choice' told through newspaper, magazine & radio archives.

With commercial recordings requested & played in the original programmes.

1953 - In a Golden Coach.

Presenters: Russell Davies & Maureen Lipman.

Compiled by Russell Davies.

Producer: Jonathan James-moore.

PRE: Reel 1 (25'03"") Commentary about the events of 1953 including the east coast floods, preparations for the coronation & the conquest of Everest interspersed with commercial discs.

Reel 2 (26'22"") Commentary about the events of 1953 including the coronation & the rise of television viewing.

OTN:SLN48/452A524

Broadcast history

23 Jul 1985 20:02-21:00 (RADIO 2)

06 Aug 1988 23:00-23:59 (RADIO 4)

02 Jan 1990 21:02-21:55 (RADIO 2)

Contributors

Jonathan James-moore (Producer)

Russell Davies (rdr)

Maureen Lipman (rdr)

Notes: CAIRS 512250.

Programme Catalogue - Details: 28 February 198919900327

First broadcast on 1989-02-28

Producer: J.

JAMES-MOORE

Next in series: 24 June 1989

Previous in series: 21 February 1989

Description

6.""1967 - Lights Out!"" Russell Davies & Maureen Lipman tell the tale of the Light Programme's long-running request show, its origins in Sweden and how it catered for women at home.

Compiled by Russell Davies.

Subject Categories

documentaries (programme format)

programmes about radio (genre)

housewives choice (radio programmes)

compilation programmes

Broadcast history

28 Feb 1989 21:02-21:55 (RADIO 2)

27 Mar 1990 21:02-21:55 (RADIO 2)

Contributors

Russell Davies

Maureen Lipman

Jonathan James-moore (Producer)

Recorded on 1989-02-20.

Programme Catalogue - Details: 30 July 198519900109

First broadcast on 1985-07-30

Producer: J.

JAMES-MOORE

Next in series: 06 August 1985

Previous in series: 23 July 1985

Description

5.

""Chianti Bottles & Flying Saucers"" (1954).

Russell Davies & Maureen Lipman tell the tale of the Light Programme's long-running request show, its origins in Sweden & how it catered for women at home.Produced by Jonathan James-moore

Subject Categories

documentaries (programme format)

popular music programmes (genre)

programmes about radio (genre)

housewives choice (radio programmes)

compilation programmes

Broadcast history

30 Jul 1985 20:02-21:00 (RADIO 2)

13 Aug 1988 23:00-00:00 (RADIO 4)

09 Jan 1990 21:02-21:55 (RADIO 2)

Contributors

Russell Davies

Maureen Lipman

Jonathan James-moore (Producer)

Recorded on 1984-11-26.

When Housewives Stuffed The Turkey19891226
01This Year Of Grace19900123

First broadcast on 1987-09-01

Producer: J.

JAMES-MOORE

Next in series: 08 September 1987

Previous in series: 06 August 1985

Description

1.

""This Year Of Grace"" (1956).

Russell Davies and Maureen Lipman tell the tale of the Light Programme's long-running request show, its origins in Sweden and how it catered for women at home.

Produced by Jonathan James-moore.

Subject Categories

documentaries (programme format)

popular music programmes (genre)

programmes about radio (genre)

housewives choice (radio programmes)

compilation programmes

Broadcast history

01 Sep 1987 21:02-21:55 (RADIO 2)

27 Aug 1988 23:00-00:00 (RADIO 4)

23 Jan 1990 21:02-21:55 (RADIO 2)

Contributors

Russell Davies

Maureen Lipman

Jonathan James-moore (Producer)

Recorded on 1987-06-18.

02Hollywood And Bust (1957)1987090819900130

Russell Davies & Maureen Lipman tell the tale of the Light Programme's long-running request show, its origins in Sweden & how it catered for women at home.

Produced by Jonathan James-moore.

Recorded on 1987-06-18.

03196419890207
03Coffee And Sugartime1987091519900206

First broadcast on 1987-09-15

Producer: J.

JAMES-MOORE

Next in series: 22 September 1987

Previous in series: 08 September 1987

Description

3.

""Coffee & Sugartime"" (1958).

Russell Davies & Maureen Lipman tell the tale of the Light Programme's long-running request show, its origins in Sweden & how it catered for women at home.

Produced by Jonathan James-moore.

Subject Categories

documentaries (programme format)

popular music programmes (genre)

programmes about radio (genre)

housewives choice (radio programmes)

compilation programmes

Broadcast history

15 Sep 1987 21:02-21:55 (RADIO 2)

06 Feb 1990 21:02-21:55 (RADIO 2)

Contributors

Russell Davies

Maureen Lipman

Jonathan James-moore (Producer)

Recorded on 1987-07-01.

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051966 World Cup Willies19890221
06196719890228
06Rattle Those Pots And Pans (1955)1985080619900116 (R2)

Russell Davies & Maureen Lipman tell the tale of the Light Programme's long-running request show, its origins in Sweden & how it catered for women at home.

Produced by Jonathan James-moore.

Subject Categories

documentaries (programme format)

popular music programmes (genre)

programmes about radio (genre)

housewives choice (radio programmes)

compilation programmes

Broadcast history

06 Aug 1985 BT=2002 (RADIO 2)

20 Aug 1988 (RADIO 4)

16 Jan 1990 BT=2102 (RADIO 2)

Contributors

Russell Davies

Maureen Lipman

Jonathan James-moore (Producer)

Recorded on 1985-03-04.

189A011962 Squares Disks And Cigs19890124