Heroes of the BBC in Birmingham

I was fascinated to read the Birmingham Post’s obituary of the great Birmingham television producer Barrie Edgar who died just after Christmas. As Chairman of the Television and Radio Industries Club I have just read in the club minutes mention of his involvement in the work of the club in the 1950s and 1960s as

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The Producers – rule OK!

I went to the Guildhall Lichfield on Saturday to see the Producers – having been asked to check out the performance by a client. If you are a blues fan – they were excellent but very accessible for the non Blues merchant. Their latest album is a revelation given the Claptonesque vocals of Harry Skinner

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Concerns raised about Birmingham TV bid

There have been concerns raised about the successful bid for the Birmingham local TV licence by CityTV. This is covered today in the Birmingham Post in an article by Jon Griffin. One of the issues is that 4 days after submitting the application Debra Davis wrote to consultants saying that they had abandoned the bid

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John Myers – Radio Secrets in Birmingham

John Myers talks radio secrets

On Monday 29th October in Birmingham John Myers will be revealing all his secrets about a life in radio and some of the madcap moments from his long and illustrious career. He will be in conversation with Orion’s Phil Riley from 6.30pm (venue to be announced). This is the day

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YourTV Birmingham video

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A video promo for YourTV Birmingham is now up and you can view it below!

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