• Short Summary

    Brothers Gerald and Wilfred Barker of Norwich are forced to close their radio station down by the BBC: they recount the tale.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: 'PHANTOM' RADIO TRACED It's a boy - 19-year-old Wilfred Barker and his brother, detected as mystery broadcasters close down - and BBC breathes again

    ENGLAND: Norwich

    Semi view of Wilfred brothers besides set boy talks
    Semi view boy talks
    Semi view of 2 boys besides set other boy talks
    CU. boy talking. Semi view of boys beside set talking

    Sound Effects. Off-stage voice says that these are the Wilfred Brothers and that the B.B.C. has stopped their Sunday Broadcast. Brothers talk about their Broadcasting and says that they were just playing the last part of "God Save the King" when the inspector walked in

    Crime, Justice and Law Enforcement; Young Adults; Media; Communications; Pirate radio wireless broadcasting Great Britain
    Background: Brothers Gerald and Wilfred Barker of Norwich are forced to close their radio station down by the BBC: they recount the tale.
    First pirate radio station closed down by post office authorities.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1WAEWJR6MA7IDV8RTK7CPVLUX
    Media URN:
    VLVA1WAEWJR6MA7IDV8RTK7CPVLUX
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/03/1934
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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