BBC Home Service News Episodes by date: April 1961

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April 1961

  • Wed 12 Apr

      • 18:00 Home Service

      12/04/1961

      BBC Home Service news from the day of the first Russian manned orbital space flight.

      First broadcast: 12 Apr 1961

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