Contraception - Catholic women give their views

David Dimbleby interviews three Roman Catholic Irish women, who have large families, about their views on the pill.

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This clip was filmed in Ballyfermot, a suburb of Dublin, just after the Pope's encyclical on birth control and the contraceptive pill.

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Panorama is a BBC current affairs programme, first broadcast in 1953, and is the longest-running current affairs programme in the world. It has been presented by many well known BBC presenters, including Richard Dimbleby, Robin Day and David Dimbleby.

This clip was filmed in Ballyfermot, a suburb of Dublin, just after the Pope's encyclical on birth control and the contraceptive pill.

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Title Panorama 19/08/1968
Title in English Panorama 19/08/1968
Series title Panorama
Series title in English Panorama
Clip title Contraception - Catholic women give their views
Provider British Broadcasting Corporation
Publisher / broadcaster BBC
Broadcast date 19/08/1968
Production year 1968
First broadcast channel BBC
Country of production UNITED KINGDOM
Contributor David Dimbleby (REPORTER)
Genre News, Factual
Topic Society and social issues
Thesaurus terms Family, Religions, Family planning
Keywords Ireland, Contraception, families, birth control, Roman Catholic Church
Geographical coverage Europe, United Kingdom, Ireland
Original language English
Language used English
Subtitle language -
Material type Video
Item type Part/extract
Item duration 07:58
Item colour Black & White
Item sound Mono
Aspect ratio 4:3
Filename 0249_19-08-1968_PANORAMA_-_WOMEN_VIEWS_ON_PILL.mp4
Identifier EUS_B96B0E80CB8645E295DDE2F0C2D794FB
Original identifier VA_BBC20070720160438593
URI -
Relation -
Relation type -
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