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Re: Songs of Praise from St Oswald's

I saw that too John. Some of the footage -eg. of the Golborne Colliery Disaster Anniversary Parade- was indeed fairly new, but I believe the St Oswald's segments were filmed on the same occasion as those that were used in the 2013 Boxing Day edition of the programme. (I've never been involved personally, but I understand it's normal practice for two programmes' worth of footage to be shot at each location visited by the 'Songs of Praise' crew.)

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