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In the November issue of Best of British….


Happy Birthday, BoB – It’s our 25th anniversary

That Was Their Life – Opening up the big red book

In Living Colour – Fifty years of full colour television

Sounds of Silver – A selection of silver songs

The Other Legless Hero – Wartime pilot Colin Hodgkinson

Time Well Spent – A visit to the Museum of Timekeeping

Postcard from Birmingham

Buy George – The book shop with a connection to George Eliot

Silver Machines – The history of Rolls-Royce

Berry Good – Actor and singer Mike Berry

Not so Lucky – The disappearance of Lord Lucan

Seeing Red – The early opposition, in some quarters, to red phone boxes

Chubby Knees and Dimples – The work of Mabel Lucie Attwell

Motorway Gladness – The construction and opening of the M1

Tea and History – Celebrating 150 years of the Cutty Sark


…regular features including Yesterday Remembered, Bookshelf, Puzzles and Back in Time With Colin Baker

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