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July 25, 2016Andy Payne

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Andy Payne

                  Andy Payne, shown on the left here, sadly died on Friday 22nd July 2016, of acute myeloid leukemia. Andy was a brilliant cameraman, of both studio and single cameras. He could shoot drama, factual or live multi-camera. I remember that camera operator, and director, Karen Lamb, […]

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July 19, 2016Colin Pierpoint blog, part 11 – Re-organisation

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Colin Pierpoint blog, part 11 - Re-organisation

                        This was a time of change in the regions. Who remembers “Broadcasting in the 70s”? and the setting up of the Audio Units. We had a meeting about the future, led by Controller Midlands. First time I had seen him. Another manager (again, […]

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July 12, 2016Pebble Mill mosaic

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Pebble Mill mosaic

                                            When the Pebble Mill building was closed before being demolished in 2005, the mosaic mural in the courtyard was dismantled and a piece of it given to each member of staff, as a […]

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July 11, 2016Colin Pierpoint blog 10 – Pebble Mill

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                        I was one of the first people to work in Pebble Mill Studios, because all the Midland sound editing facilities were in mono at the time, and some orchestral concerts were being recorded at OBs in stereo. In fact, the Producers like Richard […]

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June 17, 2016Colin Pierpoint blog 8 – Continuity

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Colin Pierpoint blog 8 - Continuity

                    In the Midland Home Service Continuity, we left the Home Service network for Midland programmes. After the weather (including trails on tape) and the regional news at 0710, the next opt out was for the last ten minutes of the Today Programme. The Opt Out […]

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