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20 Years Ago Today...


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The Beatles were still in Liverpool, Elizabeth Taylor married Richard Burton for the first time, a television licence cost 14s, and BBC2's first night was blacked out by a power cut. Among those remembering the start - and the false start - of the new channel are Denis Tuohy, Richard Hoggart, Pamela Donald, Milton Shulman. Introduced by Ludovic Kennedy.
FEATURE: page 13


Interviewee: Denis Tuohy
Interviewee: Richard Hoggart
Interviewee: Pamela Donald
Interviewee: Milton Shulman
Presenter: Ludovic Kennedy
Research: Denise Smith
Editor: M.A.C. Adams
Producer: Chris Mohr

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20 Years Ago Today...

BBC Two England, 20 April 1984 20.05

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