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Old 28th Jan 2005, 8:20 pm   #5
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Default Re: The BBC 1 Valver!

Originally Posted by G4ILN
I can remember the construction of a one valve radio being described on the BBC in the 1950s. I thought it was on Blue Peter though, in the days of Christopher Trace.

According to the BBC website, Blue Peter started in October 1958. The radio I am thinking of was definitely a year before this as I was in the last year at primary school. A friend of mine and I took our sets along to the school one day to "show them off"
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