Tag Archives: BBC

  1. Former IRN reporter lost his mind after a yellow fever vaccine

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    March 5, 2015 by dontbringlulubook

    Malcolm Brabant was a top reporter for Independent Radio News and received a  citation in the annual Local Radio Association …
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  2. Muhammad Ali and Ron Onions

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    October 30, 2014 by dontbringlulubook

    Memories of the Foreman vs Ali fight in Kinshasa forty years ago, prompted a reminiscence of Ali’s visit to the …
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  3. Remembering Jocelyn Stevens – colourful journalist

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    October 23, 2014 by dontbringlulubook

    A tribute was paid to Stevens in Wednesday’s Evening Standard after he died at the age of 82 last week. …
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  4. Author visit to Poland with appearance on TV in Walbrzych

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    October 4, 2014 by dontbringlulubook

    One of the authors of ‘Don’t Bring Lulu – a Family Tale of Triumph and Trial’ has just  returned from …
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  5. BBC Radio 4

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    September 30, 2012 by dontbringlulubook

    Radio entertainment nowadays tends to consist heavily of music-based programmes with light chatter to break up constant tunes.  One station …
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  6. Ron Onions and the IRN transformation

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    July 16, 2012 by dontbringlulubook

    In March 1974, having left London’s Capital Radio, Ron Onions moved to London Broadcasting (LBC) to become an editor of the national and international news service IRN.

  7. A force to be reckoned with – the growth of LBC and IRN

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    July 11, 2012 by dontbringlulubook

    Throughout the mid-20th century the airwaves were dominated by the British Institution know as the BBC.

    Whether it was television or radio, the Corporation were leading the way.