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  1. Never Again - A Lament for the Titanic

    BBC Radio Solent's lament for the RMS Titanic.

    First broadcast: 22 Apr 2012

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  2. The Travelling People

    Charles Parker's ballad documents the prejudice faced by those who lead the gypsy life.

    First broadcast: 14 Apr 2012

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  3. The Big Hewer

    A legend told by the men of the coalfields from the Tyne to the Vale of Neath. From 1961.

    First broadcast: 11 Jul 2009

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  4. Singing the Fishing

    Tales from the Norfolk and Scottish herring fleets with Ewan McColl's songs. From 1960.

    First broadcast: 04 Jul 2009

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  5. The Song of a Road

    The M1 as described by the men who built the London-Yorkshire motorway. From 1959.

    First broadcast: 27 Jun 2009

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