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A Passion For Churches

First transmitted in 1974, Sir John Betjeman, poet laureate, visits and explains the architecture of various churches in the Diocese of Norwich.

Among the churches he visits are Sandringham church on the Queen's private estate, the Holy House of Our Lady of Walsingham and Norwich Cathedral.

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49 minutes

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Sun 27 Aug 2006 22:00


BBC Four Betjeman Collection

BBC Four Betjeman Collection
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BBC Four Betjeman Collection

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Role Contributor
Participant John Betjeman
Producer Edward Mirzoeff
Editor Edward Roberts


  • Sat 7 Dec 1974 22:05
  • Sun 30 Mar 1975 19:25
  • Sun 21 Dec 1975 10:10
  • Sat 4 Jun 1983 19:50
  • Sun 12 Apr 1987 23:25
  • Thu 18 May 1989 15:05
  • Sun 27 Aug 2006 22:00

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