Tag Archives: television

  1. Herogram for Ron Onions and Martin Bell in Japan

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    August 5, 2015 by dontbringlulubook

    August the 7th in 1969 saw BBC journalists Ron Onions and Martin Bell receive what is described in ‘Don’t Bring Lulu, …
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  2. First BBC News organiser in New York – how Ron Onions did it:

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    May 16, 2015 by dontbringlulubook

    In May 1971 Ron Onions, co-author of ‘Don’t Bring Lulu’ was coming to the end of his stint as the …
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  3. 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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  4. Bebop trumpeter Clark Terry broke the colour bar at NBC

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    February 24, 2015 by dontbringlulubook

    Clark Terry, who has died aged 94 performed in the band for the legendary American Tonight show for ten years. Terry was …
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  5. ‘Dont Bring Lulu’ contributor working for CNBC

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    November 15, 2014 by dontbringlulubook

    One of the contributors to the ‘Don’t Bring Lulu’ blog is tonight working for CNBC news as a translator. The …
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  6. Sandi Toksvig’s father was part of the Moonshot team

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    December 2, 2013 by dontbringlulubook

    Claus Toksvig covered the moon landing in 1969  for Danish TV and the European Broadcasting Union. Incidentally Toksvig was the first …
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  7. Moonshot reporter lived to 97

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    December 1, 2013 by dontbringlulubook

    BBC Aviation Correspondent lived to 97 – the Moonshot was one of his biggest stories.