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Hidden Paintings - North East

Duration: 05:03

Ian Lavender travels to Grasmere in Cumbria to discover some of the wartime paintings found tucked away in churches and galleries across this beautiful area of the Lake District. Ian meets a local curator to discover more about the local Home Guard and finds out why so many artists were in Cumbria during the Second World War

Available since: Fri 1 Jul 2011


Ian Lavender
Jon Culshaw
Executive Producer
Jacqui Hodgson

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Hidden Paintings North East

Ian Lavender learns more about the Home Guard and life in the war through lost paintings.

First broadcast: 26 Jun 2011

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