Communications Operations - Reminiscences
BH TV Repeater Station (G28) Staff Reunion
Wally Scott organised a re-union of some of the staff who had worked in, or
been closely associated with, the old TV Repeater Station/Switching Centre
which was located in Broadcasting House (London) Room G28, (1946-1963), as
mentioned in the
Reminiscences of S N Watson and T Worswick.
The picture shows most of those who were gathered together on the evening of
10th May of that year (I am in there somewhere, but completely hidden from
Key (see picture below): 1 Derek Preston, 2 Harry Zimmerman, 3 Frank Rice, 4 Dave Grant, 5 Avis Diamond, 6 Wally Scott, 7 Tony Pilgrim, 8 Walter Anderson, 9 Geoff Atkinson, 10 Dennis Packham, 11 Paddy Paddock, 12 Geoff Martin, 13 Tony Manners, 14 Roy Carpenter, 15 Ron Evans, 16 Margaret Owen, 17 Gerry Batty(?), 18 Derek Turner, 19 Ron Renton, 20 Dave Lywood, 21 Peter Gooch, 22 Dave Mount, 23 Bill Baillie*, 24 Burt Hancock, 25 Kevin Smith, 26 Roger Cooke, 27 Peter Adams. (Please email if you can identify other people in the picture.)
*23 Bill Baillie, together with Ralph Barratt, manned the Tolsford/ Lille link and standards convertor.