Frank Rowntree compilation recordings. Part 3, Track 1.
Sheffield : BBC Radio Sheffield, 1972.
1 encoded audio file (3.31 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.
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BBC Radio Sheffield.
Frank Rowntree talks about water shortages. He talks in general terms about the global shortage of water. He also mentions the hot summer of 1971 and discusses water conservation in the home such as stopping dripping taps and lagging pipes in the wintertime.