File AUD 14/2 - 'This is East Anglia', presented by Jean Goodman

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AUD 14/2


'This is East Anglia', presented by Jean Goodman


  • nd [14 Mar 1974] (Creation)

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1 reel of quarter inch audio tape (7 inches)

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(? 1970s)

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Founded Tony Scase News Service Ltd. Died January 1994.

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00:47 (minutes:seconds) - Pat Beasley interviewing Keith Maplestone, Chief Architect to [Peterborough's] Development Corporation, regarding controlled experiment on construction of housing at 'New Bretton township', Peterborough, monitored by Department of Environment's Buildings Research Establishment. The experiment looked at advantages and disadvantages of using bricks, manufactured by London Brick Company, with dimensions in 'round metric numbers' and their suitability for modular construction techniques.

05:31 - John Myatt interviews Alan Preston, Deputy Director of the Fisheries Laboratory at Lowestoft [also known as Directorate of Fisheries Research (DFR) and from 1997 as Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (CEFAS)], regarding conference at Lowestoft called 'Controlling what goes into our seas', which related to Oslo Convention and methods of assessing the suitability of dumping in the sea different organo-chlorine compounds such as PCBs and DDT pesticides.

09:43 - weather forecast for East Anglia given by Keith Smith.

10:43 - JG intoduces item on 'battered women' prompted by public meeting at Stewart Hall, Norwich, which was organised by Leeway Norwich Women's Refuge (LNWR) and explores problem of domestic violence, what it is, reasons behind it and what can be done to help. JG interviews unnamed victim of domestic violence, unnamed phsyciatrist and Elizabeth Edwards, Organising Secretary of LNWR who describes need for and aims of the refuge.

16:37 - Tom Wisdom interviews Peter Atkins, of unnamed company located near Cambridge, about ease of use of newly invented grow-bags for growing vegtables and flowers.

20:00 - JG introduces item on house sparrows. Tony Scase interviews Simon Leach, Scientific Assistant at The Nature Conservancy's [now known as English Nature] Monks Wood Experimental Station in Huntingdonshire, and winner of Zoological Society's Prince Philip Medal for his research work on roosting behaviour of house sparrows.

24:18 - Colin Doran looks through the day's newspapers.

19:18 - outine of local musical and theatrical events in Norwich, Ipswich, Caldecote and exhibitions at Ely, Colchester, Peterborough, Lavenham, Ipswich and Norwich.

31:24 - regional news and sport.

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duration - 33 minutes 11 seconds: gauge - 1/4 inch tape: sound quality - good: speed - 7.5 inches per second: tracks - mono

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For access use CD ref. SCOP 1/139 which can be ordered and listened to in the Norfolk Record Office searchroom (SCOP 2/140 and SCOP 4/140 for office use only).

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Created 27/10/2005 by Drojd. Modified 10/12/2018 by Droip.


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