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Some Savile Documents from BBC Archives

The following links and text were left by Mark Salter as an annotation on one of my Freedom of Information Requests to the BBC about the Janet Smith Review… 698 more words

Child Sexual Abuse

Happy Birthday, Bilbo and Frodo! #HobbitDay

Bilbo and Frodo happened to have the same birthday, September 22nd. ‘You had better come and live here, Frodo my lad,’ said Bilbo one day; ‘and then we can celebrate our birthday-parties comfortably together.’  (Lord of the Rings, chapter 1).

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Some Old New Discoveries on Bang & Olufsen TV's

The Television Industry has been moving so fast that I guess we are at the THIN OLED super sensitive screens with tiny built-in shitty speakers… sorry for the language.   379 more words

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The Case Of The Frightened Lady - [Public Domain Movies]

All is not well on young Lord Lebanon’s ancestral estate, what with his mother’s constant nagging and the chauffeur turning up dead, in this Edgar Wallace…

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BBC Genome Project

The BBC Genome Project went live this week, and already I’m an addict!

The http://genome.ch.bbc.co.uk/ site is the result of years of work by the BBC Archive department, digitising Radio Times programme information from 1923-2009, and making it searchable. 217 more words


1800's Piano at the Salford Museum

1800’s Piano at the Salford Museum I’ve discovered while looking for a music video shooting location.

I was amazed as having to play and touch this old piece of antique… and its a MINI Grand Piano the sound is just something like a wooden vintage tuned grand piano.   42 more words



Today, whilst perusing the web I came across something of mythological status. It was something I had heard about before, something I’d longed to see evidence of, and; if I’m being completely honest – something I didn’t really believe still existed. 246 more words