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Media Archive - BBC Radio 4 Shipping Forecast

The only time that the shipping forecast has been read on both radio and tv as part of the Arena Radio Night in 1993.

The forecast is read by Laurie MacMillan.

Broadcast Saturday 18 December 1993 on Radio 4/BBC2 (or more accurately in the early hours of Sunday 19th)

Read more about the shipping forecast, and hear more audio here:
http://andywalmsley.blogspot.fr/2011/03/shipping-forecast.html

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