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Ocean Sound This Week No.61: Programme 61 of a weekly news and sports review

Ocean Sound This Week No.61: Programme 61 of a weekly news and sports review
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20 Dec 1987 at 19:00
OCEAN SOUND THIS WEEK NO. 61 Programme 61 of a weekly news and sports review called Ocean Sound This Week, broadcast by independent radio station Ocean Sound on 20 December 1987. Presented by MATT HOPPER. From 00:01-00:50 - Introduction. From 00:52-05:43 - Child Abuse on the Isle of Wight. Discussion between STEVE OATES AND MIKE VINE. Child abuse co-ordinator on the Island. No increase as such in abuse, but more is reported. Most abuse occurs in family. How sexual abuse manifests itself. 06.03 - 09.12 Johnny Mathis sings 99 miles from LA. From 09:22-12:35 - Continuation on child abuse. Police involvement discussed by Detective Inspector WALLY FROOD. Further comment by MIKE VINE. From 13:00-20:27 - Review of week’s news and sport by KAREN WOODS. From 20:52-21:55 - Eurythmics Band. PETE WARDMAN talks to ANNIE LENNOX about song writing and DAVE STEWART. From 21:56-27:13 - Brand New Day, from the album Savage, by the Eurythmics. From 27:41-32:32 - STEVE DAVIES talks to MARIE ALLEN about snooker and how it started is history and how to play. He also talks about himself and his career. From 32:32-35:03 - Its All in the Game, sung by The Four Tops. From 35:27-37:43 - Follow up of Christmas preparations. A mince pie marathon at British Gas Showroom in Cosham. GUY HOLLOWAY talks to Cllr JIM LODGE, Lord Mayor of Portsmouth and Mrs Lodge talks about mince pies. From 37:45-41:16 - Step into Christmas, sung by Elton John. From 41:20-44:00 - Santa Claus workshop. MARK FLANAGAN interviews KEITH BROWNING of Totton about a scheme for writing to Santa Claus and sending letters and gifts back to children. Discussion on types of letter and what they want. Funds go to Charity. From 44:03-46:50 - Pet Shop Boys sing Always on my mind. From 46:53-47:51 - Concluding Music and Announcement. [Box 9]
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NB new intro to programme. Track 1- Music at approx 2-9 mins. Track 3- Music at approx 1-3 mins; 4-6 mins. Track 4- Music at approx 5-7 mins. Track 5- Music at approx 2-5 mins; 9-11 mins.
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Gauge:-1/8 inch tape
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Ocean Sound
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Matt Hopper
Karen Woods; Mark Flanagan; Pete Wardman; Steve Oates; Marie Allen; Guy Holloway
Mike Vine; Wally Frood; Annie Lennox; Steve Davies; Jim Lodge; Keith Browning

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