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From the Nations: Television made in Scotland and Wales

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Royal Holloway, University of London

Egham Hill

Egham

TW20 0EX

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This event is being co-organised by Kaleidoscope with the Centre for the History of Television Culture and Production (and Forgotten TV Drama project) at Royal Holloway, University of London.


Your Master of Ceremonies for the day is Tony Currie.

Tony will open the day with a re-creation of the STV start-up he performed live, daily, when he presented in-vision for STV.

10am Introduction from John Hill and Chris Perry

10.15 Dramarama – Wayfarers

Designed by Judi Ritchie

Executive producer Robert Love

Produced by Haldane Duncan

Directed by David Andrews

A Scottish Television production.

Originally transmitted 14.07.1986

10.45am Garnock Way

Episode 1

Written by Jack Gerson

Music by Arthur Blake

Executive producer Liam Hood

A Scottish Television production.

Originally transmitted 01.04.1976

11.15am The McLean Sisters – singing their way to the top!

Presentation about the archive of Mel and Shirley McLean. The singing duo were very popular throughout the 1970s and 1980s. Recently they have digitised their archive for Kaleidoscope and they talk to Chris Perry about their career.

12.15pm Airport Chaplain: The Eye of Faith

Written by Bruce Stewart

Designed by Neil Parkinson

Executive producer Bryan Izzard

Produced by Richard Bates

Directed by David Giles

A Scottish Television production.

Originally transmitted 08.01.1980

12.45pm Lunch

1.45pm ‘HTV and STV in context’ with Douglas McNaughton and Jamie Medhurst.

Panel of TV scholars hosted by John Hill

2.30pm Preview: The Spaver Connection

Written by Sue Glover

Produced by Robert Love

Directed by David Andrews

A Scottish Television production.

Originally transmitted 25.03.1982

3pm David Andrews – The Panel

David Andrews who directed many drama plays, series and specials discusses TV drama production, hosted by Chris Perry

4pm Comfort Break

4.10pm Jake’s Journey

[untransmitted pilot - UK version]

Written by Graham Chapman

Written by David Sherlock

Music by Arthur B. Rubinstein

Editor J. P. Farrell

Director of photography Mike Southon

Camera Philip Sindall

Make-up Nick Dudman

Costume Evangeline Harrison

Art director Caroline Amies

Executive producer Allan McKeown

Executive producer Marc Merson

Executive producer Patrick Dromgoole

Executive producer Johnny Goodman

Associate producer Kathy Sykes

Produced by Chris Brown

Assistant director Simon Hinkly

Directed by Hal Ashby

A Witzend production for HTV.

Untransmitted.

5pm Adverts/presentation from STV and HTV.

5.15pm Preview - Wallace's Warblers

Written by Glenn Chandler

Music by Peter Veitch

Produced by Robert Love

Directed by Peter Barber-Fleming

A Scottish Television production.

Originally transmitted 30.04.1981

5.55pm Closedown

... COME TO AN END

Closedown of TWW

Host Sir John Betjeman

A TWW production.

Originally transmitted 03.03.1968

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