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bluecortina503 posts since 26 Jul 2012
In the good old days didn't they have to finish studio records by 2200 because the unions would have turn off the power or need much more money if they ran past that?


According to Michael Grade...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PxziGvLJheE


Very selective memories there from Dyke and Tesler, perhaps particularly ironic given that both of them participated in Christopher Bland's 'scheme of arrangement' in the run up to the 1992 auction round that made both of them rich beyond their wildest dreams.

As 'The Times' put it at the time .. the rewards for the senior management were out of all proportion to the effort put in and the risks taken.
Worzel3,612 posts since 8 Jan 2008
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In the good old days didn't they have to finish studio records by 2200 because the unions would have turn off the power or need much more money if they ran past that?


According to Michael Grade...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PxziGvLJheE


Very selective memories there from Dyke and Tesler, perhaps particularly ironic given that both of them participated in Christopher Bland's 'scheme of arrangement' in the run up to the 1992 auction round that made both of them rich beyond their wildest dreams.

As 'The Times' put it at the time .. the rewards for the senior management were out of all proportion to the effort put in and the risks taken.


Greg Dyke, still the best and most respected BBC DG in recent times.
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John250 posts since 27 Oct 2004
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Very selective memories there from Dyke and Tesler, perhaps particularly ironic given that both of them participated in Christopher Bland's 'scheme of arrangement' in the run up to the 1992 auction round that made both of them rich beyond their wildest dreams.

As 'The Times' put it at the time .. the rewards for the senior management were out of all proportion to the effort put in and the risks taken.


Greg Dyke, still the best and most respected BBC DG in recent times.


Do as I say, not as I do....
TROGGLES975 posts since 3 Sep 2005 Recently warned
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Anyone seen a tower?

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That particular bit I won't miss that much (unless you worked in Childrens) but its the mess to the right of that photo that saddens me... Stage 5 is growing a lot taller than I remember it too!


Stage 5 will be two stories higher - the Soho club will be up there.
..."at the first sign of danger my pussy's hairs stand on end" Betty Slocombe 27/05/1975