BBC's secret World War Two activities revealed
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BBC's secret World War Two role revealed

A new archive of documents and interviews has revealed the BBC's role in secret activities during World War Two.

Plans were also made to replace Big Ben's chimes with a recorded version in the event of an air attack, and BBC programmers would also play music to contact Polish freedom fighters.

The material has been released as part of a five-year project enabling access to hundreds of archived BBC interviews.

  • 03 Sep 2019
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