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Artistic Responses to the Battle of the Somme, from Jeremy Deller to the Caribbean

July 1st, 2016

Episode 1213 of 1335 episodes

100 years to the day after the artillery bombardment ceased and the first whistle was blown, we remember those who took part in the Battle of the Somme, and how artists then and now have represented the costliest day in British military history. Presenter John Wilson Producer Jerome Weatherald.

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