Frank Rowntree compilation recordings. Part 5, Track 15.

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Frank Rowntree is asked about what is good to eat when the weather is hot. He recommends salads instead of chips or potatoes. Nutritionally salads are good for roughage with fruit to follow.


Sheffield : BBC Radio Sheffield, 1972.

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1 encoded audio file (3.04 min.) : 44.1kHz.



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BBC Radio Sheffield 1972

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In English.

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BBC Radio Sheffield.


Francis St. D. Rowntree 1928-1996 was awarded the OBE in 1986. In 1987 he was appointed Vice President of the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents and also Vice President of the Institute of Health.
For a period in the 1970s, Frank Rowntree was the Health Education Officer for Sheffield. He was invited into the BBC Radio Sheffield studios for a regular short weekly health spot.


Track 15 Time start: 00:00:00 Time end: 00:03:59 Length: 00:02:59


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