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In the March issue of Best of British….


Any Old Iron? – The rag and bone man remembered

The Colour Problem – Rediscovering the lost episodes of Steptoe and Son

He Was Only 16 – We talk to singer Craig Douglas

Food & Drink – Yorkshire Forced Rhubarb

Fit For The Road? – The introduction of the MOT

Crate Expectations – The return of the glass milk bottles

Forties Post – The UK’s first jet fighter

First Class – Celebrating 60 years of Great Glen Post office in Leicestershire

Postcard From North-East Wales

The Re-Union Canal – Travelling along the Edinburgh and Glasgow Union Canal

Paddy’s Military Precision – The ups and downs of the late Lord Paddy Ashdown

Good Time George – The full life of George Melly

Bedgowns and Black Hats – Collecting Welsh costume dolls

Thatcher’s Solider – Remembering Airey Neave

Managing The Moorland Herd – The Exmoor Pony, Britain’s Oldest native breed

Van Gogh’s British Background – A new exhibition looking at the artist’s time in Britain

The Several Lives of Leavesden – The wartime aircraft factory turned film studio

Just A Little Bit Naafi – The story of the Naafi through the good times and bad


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