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Mon 5 May 1958 13:10 Home Service

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Oliver Messel

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 05 May 1958

Roy Plomley's castaway is stage designer Oliver Messel.

Luxury: Painting materials

Music Played

8 items
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Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley

Broadcasts

  • Mon 5 May 1958 13:10 Home Service

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