Scene after the 1974 Birmingham pub bombings
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BBC Midlands Today at 50: 1974-1984

BBC Midlands Today celebrates its 50th anniversary by looking back at its early days.

In the early 1970s, the programme moved into its new home at Pebble Mill, in the Edgbaston area of Birmingham.

Former presenter Kay Alexander revisits some of the biggest stories from 1974 to 1984, including the Birmingham pub bombings in November 1974.

  • 30 Sep 2014
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