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Articles about The Second World War

Tonight’s BBC Home Service… in 1939

Published 12 September 2018

A look at what was on the BBC on Tuesday 12 September 1939

Radio and the war

Published 26 July 2018

The attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941 provokes major change at the US radio networks

People behind programmes – 2

Published 14 September 2017

From 1972, Jeremy Isaacs, Controller of Features at Thames, takes us through his department’s achievements and plans

The edit that rewrote history

Published 31 October 2005

Exploding the myth of TV’s 1939 closedown