Golden Oldie Picture Show, Minehead – photos from Gail Herbert

Photos by Gail Herbert, no reproduction without permission.

These photos were taken in 1986 on a location shot of the ‘Golden Oldie Picture Show’ in Minehead, Somerset.  The camera, on a track and dolly can be seen on the first photo towards the right of shot.

The ‘Golden Oldie Picture Show’, was presented by Radio 1 D.J., Dave Lee Travis.  The show was made up of specially shot videos for hit singles which pre-dated the era of music videos.  Individual directors would submit ideas for films for individual tracks.  It was produced at BBC Pebble Mill; the executive producer was John King.

Gail Herbert was the production assistant on the series.

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