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Monica Sims
Nov 21st, 2018, 1:04pm
 
The former controller of Radio4, Monica Sims, has died in the Richmond Care Home in Painswick. She was 93. The funeral service will be private, but there will be a memorial service in the new year.
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Re: Monica Sims
Reply #1 - Nov 21st, 2018, 1:31pm
 
More about Monica's career here.

Monica was interviewd by Frank Gillard (in 1989). The two minute clip may be heard  here.

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Re: Monica Sims
Reply #2 - Dec 3rd, 2018, 1:08pm
 
This is from "Funeral-Notices.co.uk"- here.


"SIMS O.B.E. Dr. Monica Louie On November 20th in Painswick, Gloucestershire.
Formerly of Upton St. Leonard's formerly of BBC Television and Radio, BBFC and Children's Film & Television Foundation.

Service of Thanksgiving at Upton St. Leonard's Church, Gloucester, GL4 8AG on Tuesday December 11th at 1pm.

In lieu of flowers you are invited to:-

plant something in your garden in memory of Monica

or if preferred:-

make a donation for either Meningitis Research Trust or County Air Ambulance and sent to

Beechwood Funeral Services, 7a Highfield Place, Gloucester. GL4 4PB Enquiries to 01452 306917/ 07855026387"


H/T Max White
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