► Television comes to Bradford 

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As part of the BBC’s ‘TV50’ celebrations in 1986, John Walters (11 July 1939 – 30 July 2001) went to the National Museum of Photography, Film and Television in Bradford (now the elsewhere-focused National Science and Media Museum) to have a look at their new Television Gallery.

The wartime closedown and the resumption of broadcasting in 1946 is mentioned in this clip, retailing a myth that has since been comprehensively debunked.


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