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Betjeman’s Britain

Synopsis
The poet John Betjeman is linked with a number of places in Britain, including north Cornwall, Highgate in London, Oxford, the Vale of the White Horse in Oxfordshire, and Norfolk. This programme traces Betjeman’s steps around many of the places he enjoyed and the words he used to celebrate them.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video
Year of production
198
Notes
Broadcast on BBC2 on 19 Apr 95.
Subjects
English language and literature; Geography
Keywords
Betjeman, John; poetry

Credits

Writer
John Betjeman
Cast
John Betjeman 
Peter Gammond 

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£12.99
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
52 minutes
Year
2005

Type
VHS
Format
PAL
Price
£12.99
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
52 minutes
Year
2004

Distributor

Name

AVP

Email
info@avp.co.uk
Web
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Phone
01291 625439
Fax
01291 629671
Address
School Hill Centre
Chepstow
Monmouthshire
NP16 5PH
Notes
Use for: Audio Visual Productions. Ceased trading.
Name

Green Umbrella Productions

Phone
01483 726969
Fax
01483 721188
Address
4 The Links
Old Woking Road
Old Woking
Surrey
GU22 8BF
 

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