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A story about The Archers & Twitter

Bletchley Park trustee, and influential tech tweeter; Dr Sue Black wanted to play The Archers theme at a friends funeral...


  1. She was led to believe it wasn't possible
  2. Mark Cotton explained how The Archers theme is an original piece but derived from two parts of the well known song; Barwick Green so not available.  
  3. Sue continued to be frustrated. 
  4. Twitter users started to suggest that she should get in touch with the BBC. 
  5. Other users suggested tweeting Radio 4 and The Archers. 
  6. Sue and a Twitter friend; Lee Cox joined in. 
  7. The Archers team got in touch.
  8. The Archers office shared some details with Sue.
  9. And permission was secured.