for forthcoming uk programmes of jewish or israeli interest

last sunday evening (10th may), 7.00-8.00pm, on bbc 2 (repeated from friday evening)
coming of age (narrated by steve humphries) (1st of 4 weekly episodes of britain’s greatest generation)

“We meet some of the extraordinary last survivors of the generation who fought or lived through World War II.
Now in their nineties and hundreds – the oldest is 110 – they come from both rich and poor backgrounds.”

including contributions from …
hetty bower (1905-2013), who was brought in a politically aware orthodox jewish family in london
gus bialick (1914- ), whose parents arrived in britain from hungary in 1905
see also http://www.thejc.com/arts/tv/135493/this-why-we-are-proud-call-britain-g…
(if you missed it, available from 0:04:45 to 0:07:30, 0:14:30 to 0:17:00, 0:42:00 to 0:45:15, and 0:48:20 to 0:49:00, at http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b05tr94p/britains-greatest-generati…)

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