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In the Highest Tradition - Episode 1

First transmitted in 1989, this is the first episode in a series which delves into the world of regimental tradition and reveals the stories that make up regimental history.

First transmitted in 1989, this is the first episode in a six-part series which delves into the world of regimental tradition. This programme includes looks at the origins of Emperor Joseph Bonaparte’s chamber pot, a druid oration and the story of goat who escaped being eaten to become a regimental mascot.

  • Broadcast on BBC Two, 8:00PM Mon, 6 Nov 1989
  • Available until 12:00AM Fri, 1 Jan 2038
  • First broadcast BBC Two, 8:00PM Mon, 6 Nov 1989
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  • Duration 28 minutes

Credits

  1. Key talent Ian Wooldridge

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