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    DescriptionThis title presents highlights from the BBC Radio series featuring Brian Johnston, specially selected by his son Barry Johnston. "Down Your Way" was one of the most popular programmes on radio and spanned six decades. Every week the presenter would visit towns and villages throughout the UK, discovering fascinating people and places. Brian Johnston presented the series for fifteen years and 733 programmes. For this recording, his son Barry has selected the most eccentric, famous and interesting people, and the most colourful places, that his father visited on his travels. Along the way Brian meets such famous people as Sir Roger Bannister, HRH Prince Philip, Denis Compton and John Laurie (Private Frazer in Dad's Army), as well as Frank Searle, who has spotted the Loch Ness Monster. Brian also takes in Land's End, Alice Springs, and even goes underground to visit the Cabinet War Rooms and the Bank of England's gold vault. Released for the first time on audio, this recording includes part of Brian Johnston's final programme. It presents a timeless view of Britain, a land peopled by countless characters among its rich heritage. 'A classy piece of classic radio, well worth revisiting' - "Chichester Observer".


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    Title
    Brian Johnston - Johnners: "Down Your Way's" Favourite People: v. 1
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Brian Johnston
    Physical properties
    Format: CD-Audio
    Width: 126 mm
    Height: 12 mm
    Thickness: 142 mm
    Weight: 88 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781408426463
    ISBN 10: 1408426463
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: TRV
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T8.4
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBK
    BIC subject category V2: WTM
    BISAC V2.8: HIS015000
    DC22: 941
    BIC subject category V2: WQN, 1DBK
    Publisher
    AudioGO Limited
    Imprint name
    BBC Audiobooks Ltd
    Publication date
    04 March 2010
    Publication City/Country
    Bath