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    “You Will Only Speak When Spoken To” – Nursing training remembered
    The Mother of Costume Drama – Fifty years since The Forsyte Saga
    A Seductive Celebrity – Discovering Lady Hamilton
    Two Gentlemen of Hollywood – When Laurel & Hardy came to Britain
    London in Black & White – Uncovering photographic treasures
    The Milk of Bovine Kindness – For the love of milk
    Forties Post – Bill Tutte, Newmarket’s forgotten codebreaker
    It Started In Cardiff – Remembering Captain Scott’s links with the Welsh capital
    Postcard From Hampshire – Lost modes of transport and steam-powered brickworks
    Getting Into Hot Water – Celebrating the once ubiquitous Ascot water heater
    Coffins and Corpses – Building boxes and bodies for the BBC
    Para’s Perfect Panels – How one former paratrooper is keeping local history alive
    Mightier Than the Sword – Birmingham’s Pen Museum
    The Eternal Midnight Feast – Girls’ school stories
    Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea – The diver who is always on a voyage of discovery
    The Rocky Cavern – The Beatles’ British birthplace
    Whatever Happened To… Gina Campbell


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