The BBC: 70 Years of Broadcasting, John Cain, The British Broadcasting Corporation, 1992.

The Archers, The Official Inside Story, Vanessa Whitburn, Virgin Books, 1996

The Goons, The Story, edited by Norma Farnes, Virgin Publishing, 1997

Radio: The Great Years, Derek Parker, David and Charles, 1977

BBC Children's Hour, A Celebration of those Magical Years, Wallace Grevatt, The Book Guild Ltd., 1988

The Radio Companion, Paul Donovan, Harper Collins,1991

The Golden Age of Radio, an illustrated companion, Denis Gifford, B.T.Batsford London, 1985

Dudley Bason of Richmond, N.Yorkshire for his suggestion of a 1950's Radio website to complement the television site and for providing much information to get it off the ground.

Roy Harry from Bristol for the Albert Modley audio clip on Variety Bandbox page. Thanks Roy!

David Rider, writer and BBC radio broadcaster since 1966, for various corrections and additional information.

Brian Reynolds, author of 'Music While You Work - An Era in Broadcasting'  (ISBN 1 84624 004 2) published by The Book Guild Ltd., for several corrections and additions to the Music Programmes page.

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