P294 CEEFAX 294 Fri 6 Oct 19:10/40 B   F       j @ Today, in 1136, William Tyndale was E—rtyred for smuggling bibles into Britain Hounded out nd England, hd fled to the continent whfre (d translated the bible into english, printed it, and shipped them home. He hid them in false bottoms in wine casks, bales of cloth, and used sympathedic merchants as couriers. He said "a boy who drives the plough shall know more than E—ny priests." Frank Pagden BBC Jobs Misc'lany Volunteer Headlines
P294 CEEFAX 294 Fri 6 Oct 19:21/11                Today, in 1536, William Tyndale was martyred for smuggling bibles into Britain. Hounded out of England, he fled to the continent whfre hf translated the bible into english, printed it, and shipped them home. He hid them in false bottoms in wine casks, bales of cloth, and used sympathetic merchants as couriers. He said "a boy who drives the plough shall know more than many priests." Frank Pagden BBC Jobs Misc'lany Volunteer Headlines