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Colour TV Comes to Town

November 16, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Free
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An event that celebrates ’50 years of Colour TV’ on the main terrestrial channels (BBC1 and ITV).

The event will be a mix of showing rare early archive colour footage from the BBC and ITV alongside honoured guests who will be interviewed live on stage in front of the gathered audience, concerning their recollections and any amusing anecdotes of working in TV during the transition period from black and white to colour TV during the late 60’s / early 70’s.

BECG will be supporting the event by showing one of the early OB units built for colour TV outside broadcast namely Southern (Southern TV’s OB Unit 1) along with a chance to view examples of Marconi MK VII’s and EMI 2001 early colour TV cameras!

Click on the following link for more information and to book your free tickets –

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/colour-tv-comes-to-town-tickets-75577425113

Details

Date:
November 16, 2019
Time:
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/colour-tv-comes-to-town-tickets-75577425113

Organiser

Kaleidoscope

Venue

Birmingham City University
Curzon Building 4 Cardigan Street
Birmingham, B4 7BD United Kingdom
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