Hatton Cross3,557 posts since 4 Jan 2003
Central (West) Midlands Today


In the early days, I think 73 tried to be a bit educational as well as entertaining, one time they had a local shoemaker in, showing you how they made shoes. .

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Children's Magazine programmes had to have some form of 'educational content by stealth' as a requirement.

Tiswas suffered the same burden, but they approached it differently, by virtually apologising on air for stopping the entertainment and starting the teaching before a short educational segment started.
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