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New Year in War Time

Episode 6 of 7

2 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 31 December 2013

Ian McMillan's new poem imagines allied troops in World War II, listening out for the New Year chimes of Big Ben on BBC Radio.


Ninety Years of Big Ben's Chimes ringing in the New Year on the BBC

Ian McMillan

Ian McMillan has written 7 poems reflecting on the iconic status of the great bell.

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