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Work

Whatever happened to the working class? In episode one of a two-part series for BBC One, Paul O'Grady goes on a very personal journey through the history of the British working class to find out how work shaped our communities and what happened when those iconic jobs disappeared.

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Tue 3 Sep 2013 00:50

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Role Contributor
PresenterPaul O'Grady
Executive ProducerEamon Hardy
Series EditorClare Tavernor
ParticipantJean Marsh
ParticipantTony Benn

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