Frank Rowntree compilation recordings. Part 2, Track 12.
Sheffield : BBC Radio Sheffield, 1972.
1 encoded audio file (3.47 min.) : 44.1kHz.
Walk Right In
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 12 Time start: 00:00:00 Time end: 00:03:47 Length: 00:03:47
BBC Radio Sheffield.
Frank Rowntree talks about keeping warm. He talks about the susceptibility to cold and cold injuries in newborn babies. He mentions that babies are not born with the shivering reflex. New parents and the father-to-be in particular should ensure that heating is adequate and safe and that there are no drafts.