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HL: Holocaust restitution bill

friday 10th may, 6.39-8.00am, on bbc parliament tv 

house of lords 9/5/2019 includes …

Holocaust (Return of Cultural Objects) (Amendment) Bill

speeches by lord or baroness …
Sherbourne (C)
Palmer (LD)
Pickles (C)
Deech (XB)

Wasserman (C)
Ludford (LD)
Griffiths (Lab)
Younger (C)

(transcript of second reading at https://hansard.parliament.uk/lords/2019-05-09/debates/7215AD06-5DFE-4F6C-85F3-C7FDE98F7382/Holocaust(ReturnOfCulturalObjects)(Amendment)Bill)

(if you missed it, available from 5:39:23 to 6:59:48 at https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/m0004yf4/house-of-lords-10052019)

(for house of commons proceedings see transcripts at https://hansard.parliament.uk/commons/2019-02-08/debates/07B342B0-BBE2-4E0B-BE35-A1423D4A1C82/Holocaust(ReturnOfCulturalObjects)(Amendment)Bill and  https://hansard.parliament.uk/commons/2019-03-15/debates/BBEF2566-96AF-45E7-842A-1A66E194F49A/Holocaust(ReturnOfCulturalObjects)(Amendment)Bill))

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6ocn: Painting returned

this evening (tuesday 2nd), 6.25-6.26pm, on bbc radio 4
six o’clock news includes …

“A French court has upheld a ruling that a painting by the impressionist master Camille Pisarro which was looted from a Jewish collector during the Second World War must be handed back.”

including report from …
• bbc reporter hugh schofield
(see also https://www.timesofisrael.com/french-court-to-rule-on-nazi-era-looted-pissarro-painting/)
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Today: Gurlitt exhibition

this morning (tuesday 13th), 8.22-8.29am, on bbc radio 4
today (presented by justin webb and john humphrys) includes …

“In Bern, an exhibition is attracting huge crowds, but the works on show are all from the Gurlitt collection, pieces acquired by Hildebrand Gurlitt, an art dealer for the Nazis

including contributions from …
• bbc reporter imogen foulkes
nina zimmer, director of the museum of fine arts, bern
• curator nikola doll
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