In June and September 1993, Jan presented two weeks of the BBC 1 Series "Whatever Happened To? She also made guest appearances on Radio 4's Gardening Quiz.

She was Chairwoman/Presenter on a series of programmes for Central Television in Summer 1994.

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In September 1992 Jan was invited to narrate "Peter and the Wolf" in Chester Cathedral as part of the 900 Years Celebration and Gala Concert.

And in June '93 she repeated her narrator's role with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra under the Russian Conductor, Yuri Simonov.

, a source has said: "Signing both Ferne and Bear is a massive scoop for the show.

"They are huge characters with massive personalities and know how to play the game.

In 1968 she joined The Oxford Playhouse for a Repertory Season under the direction of Frank Hauser.

Since then her career in Television has been varied ranging from the presentation of her own women's programme Women Only - which she fronted for six years for HTV as well as co-presenting the nightly news programme Report West; two years as a presenter on the BBC daytime magazine programme Pebble Mill concurrent with several series of The Food Programme for the BBC.

She was invited to join the prestigious Union Repertory Company in Melbourne where she played Natasha in War and Peace and the lead in The Young Wife a tragic story about arranged marriages and the Greek community in Australia.

At the end of 1966, Jan returned home and her first job was as a Newsreader for Granada Television in Manchester.

In 1989, '90 and '91 Jan presented three series of craft programmes entitled Makers for the ITV This Morning programme (produced by HTV).

Also in 1990, Jan was involved in Poetry Readings, one of which for English Heritage presented at the Orangery in Kenwood was entitled Personalities and Poetry.

Since leaving BBC News in Spring '87, Jan has been involved in Corporate Work making videos for companies on a wide range of subjects and hosting Company Conferences and Product Launches .