The BBC and Glenn Miller in WW2 Bedford

Lavendon History Group

Monday, 20th May 2019 at 2.00 pm
Lavendon Village Hall, 22 High Street, Lavendon, Olney MK46 4HA

Speaker: David Fowler.

Glenn Miller gave public performances with his orchestra at the Hall in Milton Ernest and in the Corn Exchange in nearby Bedford. The Co-Partners Hall in Bedford became the Miller band’s radio station and recording studio. Live broadcasts were conveyed by landline to London for transmission by the BBC.

There is a charge of £2.50 for visitors. Tea and biscuits are included.

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